Saturday, October 17, 2015
How much $ is generated by raising taxes on the rich?
In the Sanders interview below Maher asks him how is he going to pay for his suggested programs. Sanders tells him. Also see this article, which provides good estimates of how much revenue is raised by raising taxes on different classes of the rich. It is enough to cover the sort of social programs we need, and it is morally right that the top pay back to a society that gave them so much.