Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was on a Showtime program recently explaining her plan to tax the rich, and you’ll also be interested to know that she’s decided how much is “enough”:
— Mediaite (@Mediaite) February 22, 2019
Jedediah Bila offered up this answer:
Like, it’s America. We don’t, like, have government officials, like, decide when people have, like, made enough money. https://t.co/NBEQbRhIlk
— Jedediah Bila (@JedediahBila) February 22, 2019
Govt setting an arbitrary number on when they've determined you've exceeded your risks & hard work benefits. Sounds very American.
— Jason Day (@JasonDDay) February 22, 2019
If someone risk $1 of THEIR money to start a business and they can turn that $1 into a million, billion or trillion while paying dues, user fees, Regs, all taxes, wages, insurance & other costs of doing business, what right does the government have to THEIR unlimited success?
— Jeffery Corey (@JefferyCorey) February 22, 2019
What planet is she from? I’ve never had much money, but I’d never begrudge someone who’s taken chances/risks to make it.
— Vergil Coble (@VergilCoble) February 22, 2019
Same old story from the left.success is evil and immoral, they need to be punished and confiscated!
— Gary E Davis (@Gary_E_Davis) February 22, 2019
And that rhetoric seems to be ramping up and becoming even more mainstream on the Dem side, especially with the 2020 election around the corner.