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CBS News 28 Sep 2020

Trump denies New York Times report on his taxes ahead of first presidential debate

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President Trump is on the defensive after a New York Times article revealed information about his tax records that he has spent years concealing. The Times report comes ahead of the first presidential debate between Mr. Trump and Joe Biden. CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid reports on what the newspaper found, and CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns joined CBSN from Cleveland to discuss the upcoming debate.


President Trump refused to answer questions Monday about reporting by the New York Times that said he avoided paying any federal income tax for several years. CBS News White House correspondent Ben Tracy and CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe join CBSN's Elaine Quijano with the latest.
Joe Biden slammed President Trump over the New York Times report over his tax returns from 2016 and 2017
At a White House briefing on Sept. 27, President Trump was asked about a story published by the New York Times claiming to be based on information from more than two decades of Trump's tax records.
A New York Times report detailing President Trump's tax returns and business dealings is likely to be one of the many topics up for discussion during the first presidential debate between Mr. Trump and Joe Biden. CBS News political correspondent Ed O'Keefe joined CBSN to discuss what to expect and whether what's said during the debate will be enough to shake up the race for the White House.

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