Harry Reid: Donald Trump faking his net worth


Washington Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid offered an account Tuesday for why Donald Trump won t acknowledge his tax returns: the Republican presidential appointee is faking his net worth. The Nevada Democrat — and common Trump foe — levied the allegation on Twitter, evoking a agnate affirmation he fabricated adjoin the GOP s 2012 nominee, Mitt Romney. Trump is appearance his net worth. He s not as affluent as he would accept us accept a bad businessman. That s why we can t see his tax returns, Reid tweeted.Reid, citation an bearding source, memorably accused Romney during the 2012 chase of activity 10 years after advantageous federal assets taxes. Romney appear a 20-year arbitrary of his tax liabilities from 1990 through 2009, and his tax allotment from 2010 and 2011. But he did not absolution added returns.The Trump attack did not acknowledgment s appeal for comment.Reid on Tuesday again went to the Senate attic to rip into Trump. The aftermost affair the American bodies appetite or charge is a admiral who will run addition banking betray on anniversary of them, the Nevada Democrat said. If elected, Donald Trump would be the bluff in chief. Trump is a fraud. He s consistently attractive for a mark, some victim for one of his schemes, Reid added. And now our country is Trump s abutting target. He wants this to be his better adjustment ever. Reid s accent focused what he sees as lies about Trump s money and said the absolute acreage mogul is alone affluent because he was built-in with a argent spoon. Trump s ancestor was a affluent absolute acreage magnate who loaned his son money to jumpstart his career. Litigation is annihilation new to Donald Trump. Over the aftermost decade and a half, Trump and his companies and accept been sued in federal cloister 72 times. That doesn t booty into application the abounding times he s been sued in accompaniment courts, Reid said. But Trump actuality the flim-flammer he is aloof moves on to addition scam. Reid, who is acknowledging Hillary Clinton, has again attacked Trump this campaign. Following Clinton s pneumonia analysis beforehand this month, Reid attacked Trump s health. Take a attending at this appearance that s active for president. He complains about her health. What does he do? He s 70 years old. He s not abbreviate and trim. He brags about bistro fast aliment every day. Attending at his bloom a little bit, Reid said aftermost week. And on Thursday, Reid tore into Trump on the Senate floor, calling the Republican presidential appointee a spoiled brat, a con artist and a human drain who will drain the country.

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