Musk’s net worth of over $288 billion is over 1 percent of the U.S. GDP of $22.7 trillion.
The tax would be levied on profits that corporations report to shareholders with the aim of capturing a truer tax rate.
Democratic leadership wants the Congressional Progressive Caucus to “act like we’re winning,” even as they lose.
The tax would be levied only on the investment incomes of the wealthiest 0.0002 percent of Americans.
Self-styled green companies have been contributing to the campaigns of the two lawmakers now holding the planet hostage.
An increase in “class and racial consciousness” is “seriously disrupting the status quo,” Ocasio-Cortez said.
It’s a damned hard day at the office when working with Manchin is the best available choice.
Two conservative Democrats have stalled and forced President Biden to radically scale back his agenda.
Popular proposals such as paid leave are being whittled down in negotiations with conservative Democrats.
Joe Manchin wants Democrats to peel their own bill down to nothing. Call his bluff.