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Roll Call Reporters Asked Members of Congress To Release Their Tax Returns. Here’s What They Found

By Stephanie Akin and Sean McMinn and Thomas McKinless

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Throughout last year’s election and continuing into 2017, Democrats and Republicans alike have called for President Donald Trump to release his tax returns. Members of Congress, however, have not faced such pressure to disclose their tax information. Roll Call reporters Stephanie Akin and Sean McMinn set out to answer this question: how many members of Congress will release their own tax returns? Here is the database the team put together with their results.