Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Wants to Raise Your Taxes: New at Reason

By Reason Staff - March 13, 2019 at 07:00AM

Do you pay enough taxes? What is enough?

When asked on 60 Minutes, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez didn't seem to have a specific tax rate in mind, but then she said, "back in the '60s…you see tax rates as high as 60 or 70 percent."

Suddenly, 70 percent tax rates are a progressive plan, although Rep. Ilhan Omar added, "We've had it as high as 90 percent."

John Stossel has a better idea: let's leave most of America's wealth in private hands.

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