Listen: Richard Neal Mnuchin, Donald Trump And Iran discussed on WNYC Programming
"Deadline to turn over six years worth of president Donald Trump's tax returns in ounce. But all, but guaranteeing federal court fight in a letter to the House Ways and means committee and chairman Richard Neal Mnuchin said, quote, we are unable to provide the requested information machine reiterating to the administration with the administration's position, the Neil lacks legitimate legislative purpose for requesting the information going to save Neal said given the secretary's failure to comply. He's consulting with counsel on how to best enforce the subpoena Trump administration officials are expected to brief congress next week on what they say are more aggressive moves by Iran to go after US troops or American allies in the Middle East. But as NPR's Tom Bowman explains there's some skepticism from lawmakers long with divisions within the administration senior officials tell NPR that Iranian leaders have instructed the revolutionary guard to use your proxies to attack you as forces in allies, and they point to satellite photos, showing Iranian boats, carrying missiles, still house. I'm services. Chair Adam Smith says administration so far has not revealed anything alarming about Iranian behavior. And he's worried that national security adviser John Bolton who is advocated regime change is pressing for military action against Iran,"