Sarah Sanders Says Congress Is Not "Smart Enough" for Trump's Tax Returns: A Closer Look

  • Published on Apr 16, 2019
  • Seth takes a closer look at President Trump still resisting calls to release his tax returns while complaining about immigration laws.
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  • paleryder
    paleryder Hour ago

    The pig with lipstick parted its lips and produced yet another turd.

  • Uaine Diabhal
    Uaine Diabhal Hour ago

    Trump is a "human" mistake... like if God dropped one on the floor and it rolled under the fridge

  • LeAnnDra Valdes
    LeAnnDra Valdes 10 hours ago

    SMH I cant believe that Adults in the republican party don't see that he is an idiot.... What is happening in AMERICA?

  • Neon Kitty
    Neon Kitty 19 hours ago

    I swear I never seen that woman smile like she capable of it at all or...? 😒

  • conan Smith
    conan Smith Day ago

    Why does this president have to release his tax’s? Have they EVER done this to a sitting president? I think EVERYONE that is calling for his tax’s to be released should also release their tax’s! Isn’t that only fair? To me it’s very obvious that all these politicians are trying to protect the way they have been doing business for years and they don’t want an outsider messing up the way they have been making money, I think it starts with George Soros who has been making billions of dollars of of the misery of entire nations and their people’s. He was also financial advisor to Ex-president Obama and he was around the Clinton’s a lot, I’m sure he controls a lot of the politicians and the media.

  • Kevin Arnold
    Kevin Arnold Day ago

    Sanders is a hippo in pearls

  • Kevin Arnold
    Kevin Arnold Day ago

    It’s only complex for the orange idiot.

  • Eurotimex Ph
    Eurotimex Ph Day ago

    Promises made. Lies kept. #CorruptTrump2020

  • cristina lexy
    cristina lexy 2 days ago +1

    USA is not"smart enough"for Trump?

  • monica johnson
    monica johnson 2 days ago

    I'm dying 😂😂😂 😂

  • info mus
    info mus 2 days ago

    Every time I hear him speak I feel less and less like democracy is working. Trump that is.

  • sgt pep
    sgt pep 2 days ago

    so no-neck sarah if we are so dumb, what difference would it make! we're so dumb & u calling congressmen not as smart as ur king of the lobstermen really u have lost what lil mind u had, u going to the penitentiary with the rest of the fake family! RICO, & perjury bad by

  • Losaiko RESIST!!! Say No to Trump and No Fascisim

    There are a lot of retired IRS agents that would be happy to help out.

  • Robert Beccue
    Robert Beccue 3 days ago

    Trump = Super stupid

  • bio x
    bio x 3 days ago

    What he's basically saying all my voters you are a bunch of dumbasses just keep being racist stupid xenophobic lowlifes and ill keep profiting of you idiots

  • Roedy Green
    Roedy Green 3 days ago

    It does not matter if I can parse Trump's tax return. There are thousands of expert tax accountants who can. They can then tell the media of any highlights.

  • Alan Roberts
    Alan Roberts 3 days ago

    If it was just a matter of being stupid that would be bad enough, but Trump believes he's so much more intelligent than everybody else, that anything that comes out of his mouth is absolutely profound and worthy of his god-like self. and if everybody thinks what he says is stupid it's just because stupid people, (mere mortals) aren't worthy of His Greatness.

  • Richard Mays
    Richard Mays 3 days ago +1

    Sarah Sanders is still on the payroll. We’re paying this hot mess.

  • BREEZYT Moonornoon
    BREEZYT Moonornoon 3 days ago +2

    I think instead of us getting upset over whatever he is saying, we should all just talk to him the way he talks to us... insert lies and idiocy wherever and whenever you feel like.

  • Whyte Papricka
    Whyte Papricka 4 days ago +1

    Trump looks like he was born with Down's Syndrome......did you ever notice that?

  • sullivan2339
    sullivan2339 4 days ago +2

    Any wonder why elected republicans support this buffoon? Because he's the absolute Perfect Distraction from what they do in service to their real master -the Almighty Dollar.

  • Shae Micah
    Shae Micah 4 days ago +3

    Trump is a conman. Hes not even a good conman. That's what is so ridiculous. I'd much rather get duped by DiCaprio in the movie Catch Me if You Can

  • Ray Candy
    Ray Candy 4 days ago +1

    This is one dumb MF’R but I think we are dumber to have this guy f@ck things up and not lock him up!

  • Dulles Perez
    Dulles Perez 4 days ago +1

    Why are we listening to this moron

  • altitude illume
    altitude illume 4 days ago +1

    huckaBEAST-SLANDER's, #LIAR, 4 yr degree, dad's arkansas private evangelical college, not university

    • Alan Roberts
      Alan Roberts 3 days ago

      Bible colleges are crap. They won't believe in evolution but do believe in raising the dead. Pure immature stupidity.

  • mike avery
    mike avery 4 days ago +1

    If Congress can do a budget for the American government how are we too believe they wouldn't be able to understand one person's taxes his business is not as big as the United States government why are the Republicans following in line with this mentally handicapped thought Process.

  • Elizabeth Abel
    Elizabeth Abel 4 days ago

    A feet high - the powerful, respected firm... very complicated to understand.


    Sarah Sanders looks exactly like hoover. I bet you hoover saw sanders mug every time he dressed in drag.


    Sarah Sanders looks exactly like hoover. I bet you hoover saw sanders mug every time he dressed in drag.

  • Ryan Anderson
    Ryan Anderson 4 days ago +1

    Trumps dirty little secret is He doesn't know how to read, just look it up.

    WOW: Trump Fails Basic Literacy Test

    • Alan Roberts
      Alan Roberts 3 days ago

      If Trump can't read how does he give his lengthy speeches? A bug in his ear?.

  • NessTho
    NessTho 4 days ago

    LOL I'm just here for laughs

  • sgbobsg
    sgbobsg 5 days ago +1

    Everyone is smart enough to know he has something to hide and is lying about his intelligence and his taxes.

  • Bryan Taylor
    Bryan Taylor 5 days ago +15

    In case you haven't noticed,, Trump isn't very well educated and he lies about everything. He thinks everyone is as gullible as his Cult 45 base.

  • Velma Rock
    Velma Rock 5 days ago

    Lawyers are not telling you what you and your children what to say

  • Douglas Rau
    Douglas Rau 5 days ago

    Why the hell would lawyers just hang out by the border just to give immigrants papers of "what to say" to immigration officials? I'm going to go ahead and guess that these immigrants are not millionaires who can afford to pay elaborate lawyer fees to get into the country. And lawyers tend not to be that altruistic of individuals. What's in it for the lawyers?

  • Carlos Lopez
    Carlos Lopez 5 days ago

    "Very large a-brain"... wow, this moron makes me cringe with embarrassment.

  • DARC E
    DARC E 5 days ago

    I think he’s scared to release his taxes cuz he knows he’s been cheating the system with his big short stack CPA. He is worried someone will find what is buried in the schedule C of itemized write offs or what he’s trying to claim for losses but technically he should owe but as long as he’s not looked at or audited his skeletons won’t be found. Does he realize everything always gets out. Someone always finds where the bodies are buried. Too bad the IRS can’t audit him for all those years.

  • Disgusted In Tennessee
    Disgusted In Tennessee 5 days ago +1

    Love you Katie!!!! I bet she can understand Trumps tax returns!!!!

  • jenpenn22
    jenpenn22 5 days ago +1

    It's painful to listen to him

  • Maria Cupo
    Maria Cupo 6 days ago

    Porter is gangster.

  • judith sterling mendoza

    When are you people going to open your eyes. Trump is a cheat!

  • Earl Gray
    Earl Gray 6 days ago +1

    * * * Sarah Sandpaper (she is abrasive) needs to skip a few meals, just look at her. The Red Hen was just encouraging that heffer to shed 60 pounds. Oi Vey ! Ps; You could land aiirforce one on Donny J. Trumputin's lazy, enormous golfcart seat embossed spanker.
    Vote to impeach at: We MUST do this for our children. OiVey !

  • Gilberto Ortiz
    Gilberto Ortiz 6 days ago

    What a fxxk up brain LOL

  • Mars
    Mars 7 days ago +1

    at least they can read dumbo

  • Mean Mike Bojak
    Mean Mike Bojak 7 days ago

    At 0:36 it sounds like he is saying "there is no law ( there isn't ), but I won't give it." And hen he bables on some more, instead of just saying no I won't release the information. Makes you think years of tax fraud, worth years of jail time. Really looking forward to see him pay for it.

  • rampolful
    rampolful 7 days ago

    Whatever Trump smokes is definitely illegal

  • Stephen Cook
    Stephen Cook 7 days ago +1

    Wow her brain cell finally exploded.

  • I am just a mom doing the best I can

    Why is this waste still in office??

  • Andrew Stubblefield
    Andrew Stubblefield 8 days ago

    Some of the most cringeworthy and completely disingenuous moments in Herr Gropenfuhrer's political career are when he needs to suck up to the middle class. What is it with him and fake prop people, like these "construction workers"? FFS, middle class conservatives, does that really convince you that trump is on your side?

  • Caroline Clark
    Caroline Clark 8 days ago

    President Magoo!

  • Caroline Clark
    Caroline Clark 8 days ago +1

    Did Sarah Sanders get her face fixed or was she just squinting her good eye?

  • Mark Lockwood
    Mark Lockwood 8 days ago

    Remember the stimulus and Nancy Pelosi you got to sign the bill to find out what's in the bill come on people you Democrats are just so much bullshit that's why you went down in 2016 and they're going to go down in 2022 you're a minority get a fucking clue

  • Mark Lockwood
    Mark Lockwood 8 days ago

    He looks like he might be your president for the next 6 years why don't you people just deal with it and quit bitching there's nothing you can do even trying to do something for the last three almost three years how good is that work for you

  • Mark Lockwood
    Mark Lockwood 8 days ago

    He also said he was going to win the election to why didn't you bring that up

  • DeTorrian Peterson
    DeTorrian Peterson 8 days ago +2

    She's a Dog face! Poor excuse for a womanm

  • Florencio Almirol
    Florencio Almirol 9 days ago +1

    Trump is the biggest Clown in US history

  • Sharon Mores
    Sharon Mores 10 days ago +1

    So much bs. from this hoopt doo

  • Bob Marley
    Bob Marley 10 days ago

    Come on seth, you should know exactly what the president is talking about. With all your years of experience on snl and the Meyers corporation cranking it out. The reading of the teleprompter you do so well. I hope you announce your candidacy soon. Is the skinny tie back? Thank God.

  • paulg
    paulg 10 days ago

    Sarah Sanders..............CRAZY EYES. WHAT IS UP WITH HER WANDERING EYE??? Her left eye, on our right?? Has a mind of it's own.

  • Robert Beccue
    Robert Beccue 10 days ago +1

    We so need to get rid of these low life’s. What an embracement.

  • Eric Leaf
    Eric Leaf 11 days ago

    This guy Trump is a fucking idiot ......

  • B Miller
    B Miller 12 days ago

    Consumer Financial Protection - THAT WAS ELIZABETH WARREN UNDER OBAMA!

    BEST opportunity EVER to say, literally "it's not as if I wrote the book on this, OH WAIT, the HELL I DID!"

  • B Miller
    B Miller 12 days ago +3

    As far as the "Congress can't understand my returns" argument, KNOW THIS:

    This Congress has 10 ACCOUNTANTS, and 2 CPAs, which is the EXACT designation that PROVES you can understand TAXES...

    • Richard Smart
      Richard Smart Day ago

      Not to mention that Katie Porter graduated both Yale AND Harvard Law, so I reckon she would be able to decipher Das Orange Anus' tax-returns...

  • TraetuusPlays
    TraetuusPlays 12 days ago

    Steven Colbert wants his routine back. 🤣

  • ron kirk50
    ron kirk50 13 days ago

    When will this nightmare end?

  • MS to Go, LLC.
    MS to Go, LLC. 13 days ago

    Seth Meyers should be appointed to Serve as Trump’s Vice President so he could use his powerful gift of logic, reasoning and home-run analogies to keep him in check and from doing crazy stupid things. It’s a perfect match!

  • MS to Go, LLC.
    MS to Go, LLC. 13 days ago

    I wholeheartedly support trump but also love to watch and laugh at every episode of a closer look! No one can deny the stupid crazy crap the president does and says at times!

  • GMP
    GMP 13 days ago

    If he even HAD an audit . . . . . . he's already be in jail . . . . DAH!!!

  • J Johnstone
    J Johnstone 13 days ago

    He's the only president who has keep his promises. The economy is the best in 50+ years. I get it some people don't like his style but stop coming up with new lame bs everyday too attack him and enjoying winning. These late night shows are so constantly biased that it gets boring and old real quick ...

    • B Miller
      B Miller 12 days ago +1

      LOL, you're LITERALLY WATCHING A VIDEO ABOUT HIM LYING ABOUT A FICTIONAL AUDIT and you're saying "he KEEPS HIS PROMISES", when he promised to share the returns...

      Proving, You can't fix "stupid" or "deplorable".

  • Spencer J Elliott
    Spencer J Elliott 13 days ago

    Seth, please hire me as a part time writer. I'll work the first month free. You need me.

  • Donald Mikulec
    Donald Mikulec 13 days ago

    Worse! Trump sounds like a high school kid with an essay question who didn't study the material and is filling the page with words hoping to get a passing grade.

  • Chuck Russell
    Chuck Russell 14 days ago

    I believe Sarah Sanders meant, Congress is not corrupt enough for Trump's tax returns. My Fellow Americans united we stand.

  • Cindy Wright
    Cindy Wright 14 days ago

    Well, we know it would be acceptable for him to take a Bleach bit to his taxes. If Hillary can do it, Trump can do it. Problem solved.

  • Private Number
    Private Number 14 days ago

    Democratic supporters are Terrorists and Border jumpers.

  • TuSsoCkyTuBe
    TuSsoCkyTuBe 14 days ago

    Sarah sanders look like a pug. Fact.

  • Samuel Latt
    Samuel Latt 14 days ago +5

    Here's a news flash for y'all. Our 45th is, in my humble opinion, the smallest minded president we've ever had in the white house and he will go down in history as the worst president in our lifetime!!!!

  • Deja Vu
    Deja Vu 14 days ago

    Just like Barr wasn’t smart enough to read the mueller report Sarah?

  • Gina Kay
    Gina Kay 14 days ago

    He talks like a 14 year old child. A baby has more intelligence than drumpfs. #VOTELEFTANDLADIES

  • Subin Sasidharan
    Subin Sasidharan 15 days ago

    Trumps administration is filled with dumb trumpanzees;-)

  • ICY Bomber
    ICY Bomber 16 days ago

    does any eles think sarahs face looks crooked like nothing is symetrical

  • Tanner Denny
    Tanner Denny 16 days ago

    We should kick the South out of the Union. Their states are a drain in every sense of the word on the rest of the country.

  • Critical Transmission
    Critical Transmission 16 days ago

    So they can't convict him with the Russian Collusion theory, now they want his tax returns. Interesting. I thought political circus occur only in 3rd world countries.

  • Ian Dowdall
    Ian Dowdall 16 days ago

    You know youre american when you get outsmarted my social media

  • Some Dracula Babe
    Some Dracula Babe 16 days ago

    He's slipping quickly into clinical dementia.

  • Jack Hackman
    Jack Hackman 16 days ago

    Sarah is correct. The IRS has to hand over the tax return's of ANYBODY if asked by congress. But Congress is gutless to enforce the law.

  • 2ΩIMFJ CD5
    2ΩIMFJ CD5 16 days ago

    We'll leave the light on..
    Until midnight. We save money around here.

  • Cory ryder
    Cory ryder 17 days ago

    what a joke of a human being

  • DrMossydog
    DrMossydog 17 days ago

    My contempt for tRump is big and complex and feet high, and it's screwing with my very very large a-brain.

  • Bunkiebe
    Bunkiebe 17 days ago

    Is Suckabee’s face crooked, because she is crooked?
    I have wondered if it was caused by the way she does contortions with her alt facts. It looks like it’s painful. Her left arm always starts flapping up and down and face tightens and contorts when she starts evading questions.
    That happens when someone asks her a question.

  • L G
    L G 17 days ago

    I think shes been going to cuba

  • L G
    L G 17 days ago

    Why is sarah lookin so brown in the cheecks

  • Felix Hill
    Felix Hill 17 days ago

    Why does trump think everyone but him is stupid?

  • Randy Geroux
    Randy Geroux 18 days ago

    Sarah says a lot none of it is true but it's a lot.

  • Todd
    Todd 18 days ago

    Good god, this kinda moron pops up very rarely but this one is the president.
    This version of stupid is so scary!

  • Keith Perdue
    Keith Perdue 18 days ago

    Just one question: HOW would Slimy Sarah know if Congress is or isn't "smart enough" to understand Drumpf's taxes? Her only expertise is lying & obfuscating, never saw her CPA certification or even her degree in tax law so we'd be very stupid to give credence to any & everything that dribbles out her mouth & down one of her chins.

  • j mcd
    j mcd 18 days ago

    As a professional CPA anyone who has been under audit as long as Trump would have to be seriously non compliant with the law or a liar

  • Tina Saenger
    Tina Saenger 18 days ago

    How can anyone think he is a good president or person.

  • Ali Diaz
    Ali Diaz 18 days ago

    The IRS allows you to release your taxes even though you're under audit, usually an audit is for specific years or year. All years not under audit can be released. So, he's an idiot. Plus, Sarah Sanders needs to stop lying or making such stupid statements, all it does is make her look like a stooge, doofus, too dumb to understand what she's saying.

  • Jenny Kennedy
    Jenny Kennedy 18 days ago

    The only thing feet high with this president is all the BS that spews out of his feculent KFC hole on a daily basis

  • James Blackburn
    James Blackburn 18 days ago

    I worked in social services in a "sanctuary city" for several years... uh yeah, helping willing clients (refugees, asylum seekers, vets, people in recovery, people recently incarcerated, etc etc) receive education, skills training, housing advocacy, employment support, pathways to citizenship, etc etc etc... I mean yeah Donny, that's kind of what we do. Just because YOU think a large number of brown and/or recently arrived people would ruin your community doesn't mean WE think so.