Andy McCarthy: Manhattan DA ‘politicizing state law’ by going after Trump tax returns

Andy McCarthy: Manhattan DA ‘politicizing state law’ by going after Trump tax returns

[Ed. – It’s part of the Left’s obsession with nailing Trump on something, anything.]

New York authorities are playing a “really dangerous game” by subpoenaing the tax returns of President Trump and the Trump Organization, Fox News contributor Andy McCarthy said Tuesday on “America’s Newsroom”.

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.’s office reportedly issued the subpoena late last month, seeking the records through the Trump Organization’s accounting firm.

Jennifer Farrington, the chief marketing officer for Mazars USA –which has represented both Trump and the Trump Organization– told Fox News, “We have received a subpoena.” She wouldn’t give specifics.

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McCarthy, a former federal prosecutor, said it’s legal for tax returns to be subpoenaed under state law, but argued that Vance’s decision appears to be politically motivated.

“This is basically an obvious politicizing of state law to try to investigate the president for political purposes.” …

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