Listen: President Trump, New York Times And Pulitzer Prize discussed on MSNBC Rachel Maddow (audio)
"Today being tax day, though, perhaps the most fitting Pulitzer prize to be awarded what to David Barstow Suzanne, Craig in Russ Butin, her of the New York Times quote for an exhaustive eighteen month investigation of President Trump's finances, which debunked his claims of self made wealth and revealed a business empire riddled. With tax dodges. This was incredibly detailed New York Times investigation published in October. This was the first sentence of that you might remember quote, President Trump participated in dubious tax schemes during the nineteen nineties including instances of outright fraud, which greatly increased the fortune. He received from his parents than investigation by the New York Times has found that investigation has now earned a Pulitzer prize. This is the story that among other things laid out a fairly simple fraud scheme that Trump and his siblings. Ran for years through a fake building supply and maintenance company, it was tax evasion, essentially accomplished via money laundering, and that is just one of the schemes on earth by the times is reporting just in the past week two of the reporters on that byline who received this Pulitzer prize today, we're able to further report that the president's older sister federal appellate court judge resigned from the judiciary retired from. The bench just"