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Absolute Immunity? Presidents Don't Have It.

Absolute Immunity? Presidents Don't Have It.

Update: 2020-07-095
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The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected President Trump's claim that he is "categorically immune" from having his pre-presidential financial records investigated by a New York grand jury. But in a second decision on the House's request for similar information, the court questioned the breadth of congressional authority. Americans, almost certainly, will not see the president's taxes before Election Day.

This episode: campaign correspondent Scott Detrow, White House reporter Ayesha Rascoe, and national justice correspondent Carrie Johnson.

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Absolute Immunity? Presidents Don't Have It.

Absolute Immunity? Presidents Don't Have It.

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