- A New York Times report says that Rev. Al Sharpton owes $4.5 million in state and federal taxes
- The civil rights leader and MSNBC host strongly pushed back in a press conference
- He said he's been making payments since 2008 and owes less, but didn't say how much
(CNN)Civil rights leader Al Sharpton sharply denounced an extensive New York Times report that he and his companies are subject to $4.5 million in current state and federal tax liens.