Rachel Maddow made a surprising announcement on Twitter Tuesday night, claiming to have President Trump’s elusive tax returns, which became a huge topic of discussion leading into the November election.
BREAKING: We've got Trump tax returns. Tonight, 9pm ET. MSNBC.
— Rachel Maddow MSNBC (@maddow) March 14, 2017
She promised to discuss the financial documents Tuesday at 9 p.m. on MSNBC's “The Rachel Maddow Show.” The message was quickly retweeted upwards of 50,000 times.
Maddow later clarified that the document is a 1040 form from 2005. Check back on this story for updates.
According to a tweet by Reuters reporter David Shepardson, the White House has already responded.
.@WhiteHouse statement on Maddow show @realDonaldTrump tax return via @ewstephe pic.twitter.com/nP8Z0o94p6
— David Shepardson (@davidshepardson) March 15, 2017