Republicans have now determined the tax returns of nominees and other people in energy matter, as they wish to scrutinize Biden’s nominees.

Outgoing Senate Finance Chairman Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) desires to look at Biden Treasury nominee Janet Yellen’s tax returns:

Just a few months ago in September, Grassley complained Trump’s tax returns received out, “That info ought to have by no means gotten out, and whoever received it out violated the legislation…All I’ve received is the president saying he’s paid hundreds of thousands of {dollars} in taxes, and also you’ve received the New York Occasions printing what they suppose, and we don’t have the info to make a judgment. However let me say that I’d be very involved about the way it received out.”

Republicans defended Trump and his nominees hiding their tax returns and dismissed any crimson flags that have been within the monetary dealings of Trump and his cupboard nominees.

Now that Joe Biden can be president, Senate Republicans have discovered faith on tax returns and are demanding that nominees like Janet Yellen are reviewed right down to the smallest element.

The hypocrisy isn’t sudden or shocking, however it’s proof that even after Trump is gone, the underlying political cynicism of the Republican Get together will hold going sturdy.

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