Trump’s Attorney Says Joe Scarborough ‘Better Have Proof’ of Leak Claim

By Chris Ariens 

When Donald Trump‘s 2005 tax return was revealed on Rachel Maddow‘s show last night, the reporter who received the return, David Cay Johnston, said “it’s entirely possible Donald sent this to me. Donald Trump has, over the years, leaked things.”

That part of the story was a hot topic on the cable news shows this morning. MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough went so far as to claim Trump “had it leaked to the press.” Trump’s attorney fired back on twitter:

Meanwhile, critics of the report compared Maddow’s 24-minute build-up to the tax return revelation to Geraldo Rivera‘s 1986 opening of Al Capone‘s vault. Which was a bust.

This morning Rivera, now with Fox News, tweeted: