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announcer: this is cnn breaking news. >> good morning, everyone. i'm frederica whitfield. house democrats have just sent a new letter to the irs demanding it turn over president trump's tax returns. this comes after the treasury department missed a one week deadline to turn over the president's tax information. house ways and means committee chair richard neal says the law is on his side and the irs now has ten days to respond. cnn politics reporter lauren fox joining me right now, so lauren, the standoff between congress and the administration over the request is expected to launch an unprecedented legal battle. where are we now with this new letter? >> this is a new letter from the democratic chairman basically just making the request once again for six years of the president's personal and business tax returns. now, in this letter, richard neal is very clear, he's responding to treasury secretary
steve mnuchin's letter from last week. this letter, of course, is addressed to the irs commissioner, but in the letter he says, quote, i am aware that concerns have been raised regarding my request and the authority of the committee. those concerns lack merit. he then goes on to say, i quote, expect a reply from the irs by 5:00 p.m. on april 23rd, 2019. please know that if you fail to comply, your failure will be interpreted as a denial of my request. now this, of course, is just setting the ground work for that legal fight that we expect to see in upcoming months, but again, richard neal wants to see the president's tax returns. he's argue that had under the law the irs statute he has the authority to do that, whether or not the administration agrees, we know the administration has said that democrats are never going to see the president's tax returns. so we are setting up this fight, again, between congressional democrats and the trump administration, the showdown, of course, over the president's tax
returns that he has refused to turn over, both during the campaign and when he entered the white house. frederica? >> all right. keep us posted. thank you so much. house speaker nancy pelosi is calling out the president today saying he's wrong for his recent attack on freshman congresswoman ilhan omar. pelosi is coming to her defense after trump tweeted a video showing snippets of a recent speech omar gave to the center for american islamic relations and it's cut with images of the september 11th attacks. we're not showing you the tweet or that video due to the sensitivity of the matter but trump is seizing on the moment. omar referenced 9/11 when she said, some people did something. take a listen. >> far too long we have lived with the discomfort of being a second-class citizen and, frankly, i'm tired of it and every single muslim in this
country should be tired of it. c.a.r.e. was founded after 9/11, because they recognize that some people did something and that all of us were starting to lose access to our civil liberties. >> omar's comment received harsh backlash, the "new york post" had this cover criticizing her remarks. and one fact check, c.a.r.e. was not founded after 9/11, it was founded in 1994. let's get to the white house with cnn sarah west food on the president's inflammatory tweet. sarah, is the white house responding now to the backlash and to those who are saying omar's comments have been taken out of context? >> reporter: well, fred, so far the white house is staying silent on this wave of support that we are seeing for congresswoman ilhan omar in the wake of president trump's controversial decision to post
that provocative clip, but this morning, democratic house speaker nancy pelosi became just the latest democrat to line up behind congresswoman omar in the face of this backlash that she's receiving for her comments, pelosi wrote in part, the memory of 9/11 is sacred ground and any discussion of it must be done with ref rans. the president shouldn't use the painful images of 9/11 for a political attack. president trump's tweet comes after congresswoman omar has received death threats including one from a man who was charged with threatening her life just recently so some democrats are accusing the president of attempting to incite hatred and even potentially violence against congresswoman omar. meanwhile, republicans are accusing congresswoman omar of minimizing the threat of terrorism, but president trump continuing his pattern of seizing on the controversial comment of one democrats to attack the entire democratic party, fred? >> i also want to ask you about this immigration battle that's
ongoing. trump says he is actually considering bussing immigrants into so-called sanctuary cities in part to spite democrats, at the same time the acting secretary of defense says he expects to send more troops to the southern border. what more can you tell us about these competing ideas? >> reporter: we've seen over the past couple of weeks fred is the trump administration responding ever more dramatically to the surge of migrants coming over the southern border and president trump yesterday confirmed that he is indeed considering a policy of bussing, as you said, migrants into sanctuary city and releasing them there instead of just into the general southwest as customs and border protection is doing now and that came hours after white house officials, administration aides tried to convince reporters that this idea about sanctuary cities was something that was informally brought up in a meeting and quickly dismissed. president trump contradicting his own aides yesterday when he confirmed it. >> we are looking at the
possibility, strongly looking at it to be honest with you. california is always saying we want more people and they want more people in their sanctuary city, well, we'll give them more people. we'll give them a lot. we'll give them an unlimited supply and let's see if they're happy. >> reporter: we're seeing, fred, an aggressive policy shift from the trump administration right now. >> all right. sarah westwood, if you so much for that. david swirl lick is joining me now. good to see both of you. let's talk first about this video that the president has used in his tweet illustrating ilhan omar's comments when she was speaking before the c.a.r.e. audience and, jay, some presidential candidates have also come out talking about these matters, pete buttigieg tweeted in part, i served overseas at risk to my life in the struggle against such
terrorism, but it can only be fully defeated if we have leaders at home who defuse his capacity to sow hate, hate against islam or others. talk to me how the president is tapping into islamaphobia, how he is using congresswoman omar in his arsenal in which to do so? >> this is just the latest example of donald trump divisive politics and it's the us versus them wedge that he's always run on starting in 2016 and we're coming into the 2020 election season. it's always been one of his favorite things to say -- the caravan is coming and it's full of terrorists that are going to come and kill you and do horrible things to you and it's playing on voters' fears and on the fears of his base the security moms and george w. bush won his re-election on. if you're not with me, you're
against me and therefore you're against the united states of america and that's getting to the immigration piece of this. that's what he's saying here with the democratic sanctuary cities. he's saying these are my enemies and i want retribution against so politically i'm going to use these migrants to get revenge on them as if dropping them off in the city will do something bad to the cities. >> this latest attack using omar, you know, it certainly will stir up the base, but how strategic overall will it be as we all enter this re-election cycle for the president and does this also give more ammunition to his opponents in this race? >> good morning, fred. i agree with jay, i'm having trouble with audio. i agree with jay that this is divisive. it's another example of the president's, you know, us versus them politics. i also think the problem here is
that you have the president using his huge bully pulpit to paint a target on the back of a sworn member of congress. this is a situation where we're asked as citizens to treat the president as, you know, the commander-in-chief and as the leader of the free world. we're asked that members of congress, you know, to treat them with respect and a certain level of authority in these matters and yet earlier in the year you had a situation where congresswoman omar was called out for anti-semitic comments and tweets for which she apologized. now you have the president of the united states who has the biggest megaphone in the world putting a target on her back by sending a message out to his millions of social media followers and it's not that i think that the president wants her to be harmed, but i do think that it's giving permission for people to engage this back and forth food fight which eventually can lead to, you know, very serious potentially
dangerous consequences, just to get to your point, fred, about 2020. the president got into office by playing those us versus them politics that jay mentioned and i think he feels like, until it doesn't work for him, he's going to continue to do it. >> jay, the president has to be aware, right, at this juncture, has to be aware of the power of his words, the power of his actions, whether it be in front of a microphone or even by way of a tweet. the president also turned a whole lot of heads yesterday when he confronted and confirmed that the administration is, contrary to what the white house was saying, transporting undocumented migrants to sanctuary cities across the country. outside of political retribution, what could the president really be gaining with this strategy, with this style? >> fred, this is all just hyperbole and rhetoric because, frankly, it's almost impossible
for the customs and border patrol and i.c.e. to do this. they don't have the staff. they've been critically short staffed for years and to suddenly imagine they're going to hire hundreds of drivers and bus these people over however many states what even defines a sanctuary city is a political term not an actual, sort of real legal term and they're actually eight states considered sanctuary states. where do you begin and choose to say these are the places i'm going to send them and questions of liability. what happens when those people are on the buses if something happens to them, they can sue i.c.e. or sue the u.s. government for problems they might have. there's just so many problems and it actually implementing this and it's physically impossible. what it does do successfully as donald trump intended is rile up his base, get people saying, yeah, that's a great idea and angry and saying, look, he's doing something to address this terrible immigration issue that nobody else is doing anything to
do. >> david, now on that breaking news with the new request from the house ways and means committee chair richard neal, demanding copies of the president's returns giving a new deadline of april 23rd by 5:00 p.m. if that request, you know, is not adhered too then they will take the next step that from the chairman neal. is this persuasive? will this give them some leverage for the supreme court to acquiesce? >> it's probably not persuasive to the white house or steven mnuchin. the law is very clear. it says that the chair of house ways and means or the chair of senate finance can access any american's tax return that is up to and including the president of the united states. it's pretty unambiguous -- >> shall furnish any return or
return information specified in a request by the head of the house or senate tax writing conferences. >> right. the house ways and means chair here is on pretty firm ground. i don't expect the white house or the treasury department, which is essentially controlled by the white house to comply and i think we'll probably headed to court sooner rather than later on this. contrast this with congress's efforts to get a hold of the mueller report where even though attorney general barr in my view is not playing within the spirit of the law, i think he has the letter of the law on his side. congress has the letter of the law on his side. >> mnuchin seemed to really have his heels dug in pretty deeply this week that those tax returns are not likely to be handed over, at least not by him. >> they've spent months if not years laying the ground work to protect those tax returns. it's something that frankly donald trump's -- the one thing
that he's remained on message about since the beginning of his presidency is not releasing his tax returns. they're doing everything they possibly can to make sure those aren't released. we'll see what the courts ultimately decide and if they can force the release of them but it's a long drawn out process. >> good to see you both. still ahead, terror at the mall of america in minnesota. police saying a man threw a child from the third floor balcony to the first floor. details on why he had already been banned from that mall.
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issues. cnn correspondent kaylee hartung is with me now with this extremely disturbing set of events. >> it turns out this wasn't the first time that this man was arrested at the mall of america. he has this history of trouble at that mall, in fact. as this 5-year-old boy lays in a hospital with life-threatening injuries we are learning court records show that this man had a long string of arrests and convictions for misdemeanor criminal offenses in recent years and it even been twice banned from the mall. >> we have a report over on the south side that someone just fell from the third floor to the first floor. >> reporter: images from the mall of america just outside minneapolis where police say a 5-year-old boy was either thrown or pushed from a third floor balcony. police and witnesses rushed to help the victim. emergency crews could be seen performing cpr. >> i heard the mother screaming please pray for my kid, please pray for my son. >> reporter: the uneyed boy was
taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. under arrest was this man. he's been charged with attempted homicide. police say he did not know the child. >> at this time we do not believe there is a relationship between the suspect and the child or the family of the child and we are actively investigating as to why this incident occurred. >> so the suspect has a troubling history at the mall of america. back in 2015 he caused damage inside a store, threw things off the upper level balcony then and he was first banned for that but he returned a few months later. he harassed shoppers at a restaurant. he threw drinking glasses at people. this man reportedly has a history of mental health problems. so, fred, his report shows the string of misdemeanors that he's been convicted of but now he's facing attempted homicide. >> have we heard anything about the details just preceding it, like how was this child grabbed or how did this 5-year-old, you
know, get in this person's space? >> we have not heard any comments from the 5-year-old's family. i think they're focus now is on the health and well-being of the child who is like i said, in a hospital this morning with life-threatening injuries. >> oh, my gosh. everyone's praying for his welfare. that poor little 5-year-old. thank you so much. chicago prosecutor kim foxx is calling for an independent review of how her office handled the jussie smollett case after fielding heavy criticism for dropping the charges against him. foxx has asked the inspector general has reviewed the case after prosecutors dismissed all 16 charges against the "empire" actor who was accused of staging the hate crime. the city of chicago is suing smollett after he failed to reimburse the city for the $130,000 spent on the police investigation. fochl released a statement saying, quote, insuring that i and my office have the community's trust and confidence is paramount to me which is why
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barr vowed to turn over a redacted special counsel rart within a week. democrats in congress are vowing to subpoena the unredacted version and say they are prepared to take the case to court if they don't get it. today president trump is criticizing democrats' demands tweeting this, why should radical left democrats in congress have a right to retry and examine the $35 million two years in the making, no collusion mueller report, when the crime committed was by crooked hillary and dnc and dirt cops. attorney general barr will make the decision. marshal cohen joining me right now. good to see you. what kind of legal and political battles should everyone expect upon the release of the redacted mueller report? >> you should expect a lot. democrats have already authorized a subpoena, house judiciary committee said, you know, we'll get it just in case we need it. they haven't issued it yet but they have it ready to go in their back pocket if they're not
happy with attorney general barr's redactions and as you mentioned, they're ready to go to court. if the justice department fights the subpoena, they'll probably sue. that could take months, it could even take years, all the way to the re-election next year. you should just get ready for an even longer battle. >> and then there's roger stone. he's making new arguments by way of his attorney with this mueller probe. he wants the report made public. they want to see what kind of information could assist them in their defense. >> right. stone said that he wants to read the report. he actually doesn't want it to go public and he put this in a bunch of filings last night. he's fighting a whole bunch of charges, even though the investigation is over. roger stone's case does continue. they want the charges thrown out and they're saying, look, there was no collusion, so how could he possibly obstruct an investigation of collusion if there was no collusion.
>> all right. marshall cohen, thank you so much. we expect barr to release a redacted version of the mueller report any day now. it is mid-month. democrats and roger stone's attorneys are demanding the unredacted version so is the law on congress's side and, you know, thereby also being on the side of roger stone's attorneys? >> so the problem here is that the special counsel regulations which govern barr, those regulations that were put in place after they let the independent counsel sunset do not give barr any clear path to send to congress an unredacted report. therefore, congress must resort to subpoena to get it and that could as marshall said take time. i think that congress will have the right to see it, they'll be some fighting over
classification which could go into a separate behind closed doors sort of procedure and grand jury secrecy but congress gets it in the end. it's just unfortunate they don't have, you know, a regulatory process that gets it to them right away. >> even though there's precedent, you're saying it really is the discretion of the attorney general in which to supply that unredacted version? >> under the current regulations that barr is under. this is what barr has been saying. he's saying, look, congress in the clinton era let this independent counsel statute lapse. i have new regulations. those regulations don't allow me to do what you're asking me to do, so if you want to subpoena me or pass a new statute that authorizes me to do it, be my guest. but i have to follow the regulations ta govern me and that's the problem he faces. >> all right. then attorney general barr this week when he was before lawmakers, you know, he told them that, you know, he thinks
spying on the trump campaign did occur. let's revisit what he said. >> you're not suggesting though, that spying occurred? >> i don't -- well, you guess you could -- i think there's spying did occur, yes. i think spying did occur. >> well, let me -- >> but the question was whether it was adequately predicated and i'm not suggesting it wasn't adequately predicated but i need to explore that. i am not saying that improper surveillance occurred. i'm saying that i am concerned about it and looking in to it. that's all. >> so the second pass he used vernacular that would be more typical of the attorney general by saying surveillance, in the totality of it all, we're talking about yet another investigation. why would barr feel the need to
launch a new investigation when the inspector general is already looking into how the investigation was conducted? >> it's hard to understand why barr would need to do that which michael horwitz the inspector general is, in fact, doing it, has been working on it for a year. it is his prerogative. he is the attorney general. he can inquire of this to satisfy himself with his own people. i don't know that he needs that because horwitz's is a well respected federal prosecutor, but what was the most unfortunate thing is what you just pointed out, his use of the word spying instead of surveillance. i think he probably meant surveillance. i hope he meant surveillance and the question of whether or not there was a predicate for the fisa warrant but that use of the word "spying" is such a politically pregnant word that it's really unfortunate that he walked into that and hasn't walked it back. >> uh-hum.
for a moment just watching it in realtime, it seemed like he struggled or was thinking through, you know -- there were pauses there but then he went ahead, you know, with that language, which, you know, probably pleased the president because that's the same language that he uses. then a discovery was made or revealed by barr that robert mueller, the special counsel himself, did not ask him nor congress, you know, to come to a determination on whether president trump obstructed justice but says he made the conclusion because that's how the doj works. what did he mean by that? >> well, the doj makes decisions in the ordinary course of investigations that it is prosecuting. in this case, however, there was a special counsel appointed because the justice department was deemed not to be able to do this without an appearance of conflict. for barr to say it was in the
ordinary course for the justice department which essentially has been recused of involvement to step in and make that decision to me makes no sense. i think barr made a terrible mistake on the 24th of march when he issued that conclusionary letter and concluded that which mueller was not prepared to do himself, which is to say that there was no obstruction of justice. >> michael zeldin, we'll live it there for now. thanks so much. hillary clinton is weighing in on the mueller investigation. she spoke to cnn's fareed zakaria yesterday at the tenth annual women in the world summit in new york. listen. >> so we're in this bit of a twilight zone, aren't we, there's a report that depending upon which figure you believe is some where between maybe, 30, 400 pages long and it is not being delivered to the congress, which has an absolute right to see it.
it is not being presented to the public, so i think that what we saw in congress with the attorney general's presentation in both the house and the senate is someone who considers his principled duty to be protecting donald trump, not protecting the rule of law and the democracy that the justice department should be defending and i remember when nixon was really upset because there was an investigation going on and he fired people who would not do his bidding until he finally ended up with somebody who would do his bidding, but it didn't save him because the information that had been collected was made available to the congress, to the courts and eventually to the public. so i would hope that the law is followed, that the information
is provided, that the american public and the press has a chance to go through these 300 to 400 pages with as few redactions or crossouts as possible and the congress has to take a very hard look and what their remedies are if they are not given that information. >> and see the entire interview tomorrow morning starting at 10:00 eastern time. still ahead, 4.5 million sleepers are being recalled after the deaths of more than 30 infants. the recall alert parents need to know next.
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baseball sized hail. cnn meteorologist ivan cabrera is tracking this dangerous storm system, ivan? >> you mentioned the hail there. we have had reports north of san antonio of baseballs made of ice coming out of the sky. this is partially a forecast but actually it's already under way right across eastern texas. from san antonio heading all the way into shreveport and alexandria, conditions are favorable for thunderstorms to happen and it's more than favorable. it's happening right now. austin about to get hit again with another line and dallas, you look to your south, it's right on top of you right now. frequent lightning and torrential rain. this is more of a straight line wind event occurring right now. what i'm showing you here is for the potential of not only straight line winds but also large hail and tornadoes. not the isolated kind, we're talking about the potential for strong tornadoes to come down, the upper scale, category three and above and those could be on the ground for a very significant amount of time and
that is going to be from essentially now till around 8:00. i want to time this for you. this is how it's going to transpire between 3:00 and 6:00. that is the worst of it and from 6:00 to 9:00 it moves to mississippi and eventually into alabama as well. we'll be tracking it for you throughout the afternoon. we have a life-threatening day here possible. >> thank you for that. appreciate it. an important safety alert that every parent needs to hear. the consumer product safety commission is ordering the immediate recall of all fisher-price rockin' play slippers after it was discovered more than 30 babies have died in them. the parents of some of those children are speaking out in hopes that this doesn't happen to anyone else. here's cnn christi pauls. >> i looked up and found him in a standing position but face down in the chair. >> reporter: keenan overton describes finding his son's body
just three days before christmas. >> his face was on the back of the seat and he was already passed away. >> reporter: 5-month-old ezra overton died while in the fisher-price rock and play sleeper, he's one of more than 30 deaths the safety commission now links to the same product. the inclined sleeper was once a favorite among new parents. now the commission's recalling all 4.7 million units from stores. >> it's pretty scary when you hear the warnings that other parents have had such tragedies happen. >> reporter: the cpsp says the danger comes from infants rolling from their back to their stomach or side while unrestrained. they recommend anyone with the rock and play immediately stop using it and contact fisher-price for a refund. the recall brings a small relief to ezra's parents. >> i just really want them to take into account all of the parents' stories and all the families who are grieving and
just save other peoples' heart ache. >> heartbreaking. thanks to christi pauls for that report. for more information about the recall, customers can contact fisher-price at service dot mattel dotcom. or call the number on your screen from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. eastern monday through friday. next, the heartbreaking end to a 26-year-old mystery, a florida man's discovery puts his father behind bars for the murder of his mother. that story straight ahead. you might take something for your heart... or joints. but do you take something for your brain. with an ingredient originally discovered in jellyfish, prevagen has been shown in clinical trials
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startling. the child supposedly said daddy hurt mommy. wasn't that authorities didn't believe the child, but they had no other evidence beyond that statement that could prove that the husband did in fact murder his wife. they did think that aaron frazier as he became known may have witnessed his mother's murder. without hard evidence the case went cold until 2014 when then aaron frazier was all grown up and took over the family home and begun renovations in the backyard. while digging he found what he thought was a coconut inside a plastic bag that turned out to be a human skull. forensic testing proved it was in fact his mother. his father then was charged with second degree murder. that's the trial that's been playing out here in jacksonville, florida all this week. he was found guilty of second degree murder. the sentence could possibly be
life. but for aaron frazier it is the end of a long and painful story. first he told authorities when he was 3 and then finding his remains in 2014 and now finding something else, justice for his mother. martin savage cnn jacksonville, florida. still ahead house democrats are demanding trump's tax returns sending a new let toter the irs. the escalating battle for the president's taxes coming up. naysayer said no one would subscribe to a car the way they subscribe to movies. we don't follow the naysayers. ♪ ♪ dso should the way you bank.. virtual wallet from pnc bank.
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new mission traveling to find the secrets to living better. here's a preview. >> my grandfather died very young of a heart attack. my father had heart surgery when he was very young. my father and my grandfather unwittinly motivated me. there's remarkable things happening all over the world that can help us live longer, happier, more productive lives. i felt the needle to the bone. thought i was in pretty good shape. is this what helps you live long? could be arrested in the states for doing what i'm about to do. could i work here? chasing life is an opportunity for us to travel the world looking for extraordinary health practices, experiencing them ourselves. that's my job. that's "chasing life" to find
those things and bring them back. >> joining us now is dr. sanjay gupta. what an incredible journey. >> it's such a privilege to be able to travel and do these things. >> this is medicinal even to watch it. i was lucky to see the preview. you talk about the inspiration of your dad and your grandfather's health and that really helps you to be on the journey to make sure you're doing the right things. >> when you have such a strong family history you think things are preordained. no matter what i'm going to do i'm going to have health problems. places around the world worry about this as well, but they come up with these strategies to try and combat this. we spend $3.5 trillion a year on
health in this history. i learned a lot. >> japan is one of those places. it's the first episode. i mean, what a place of contrast. >> that's right. >> i've had the privilege of being there. tokyo i felt all those stresses you will be focusing on. then once you leave and the real pursuit of that. >> that's right. japan's considered one of the most stressed countries in the world. after world war ii they were able to build the second largest economy in the world. explosive growth, maybe some of what you saw. the belief was that was the way it was going to be forever. those expectations could not be met. what you find is the expectation on the younger generation is toxic stress. suicides have gone up. they have a term for illness and death from overwork.
then you have okinawa which is a chain of islands where people are trying to learn from them. >> a lot was prior itizing. some of it is self-imposed and some is being disciplined, finding those places to destress, from a hot bath to what you eat and ingest and your practices and routines. >> no doubt. one of the big things i learned is stress is not the enemy. you have stress. i have stress. we need stress. it's the relentless stress you're seeing in japan and in the united states as well. if you can find time -- whatever it is. people have their own things. i tried things that clearly didn't work for me. even if you can destress for a short period of time, it changes your body and brain. >> one of the messages is how
managing stress can also bring on much more serious ailments. >> yes. when people talk about the mind/body connection we use it as a nebulous term. we see that. we can find that. you have to heal the mind to be able to heal the body. >> i love that. i can't wait to see the other episodes. you're in italy, poland. >> italy, turkey, norway. i think you'll love this. >> i can't wait. dr. sanjay gupta, always great to see you. >> thank you. >> the premiere of "chasing life" tonight at 9:00 eastern on cnn. hello again and welcome. we're following breaking news. the clock is ticking on a new deadline for the irs to turnover president trump's tax returns. house democrats sent another letter demanding the docum