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Elizabeth Warren Calls For $9 Trillion Tax On Companies To Fund ‘Medicare For All’

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One of the big issues on the Democratic Party platform is the whole “Medicare for all” deal, which many of the Democratic presidential candidates are wanting to enact should they manage to win the White House in 2020.

One of the biggest pushbacks from Americans on this plan is how it will be funded, a question that folks like Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have danced around repeatedly.

Well, now it seems Warren is calling for a nearly $9 trillion tax on employers to help cover the cost of Medicare For All.

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The plan, published Friday, would raise $20 trillion in taxes on employers, financial firms, giant corporations, and the top 1% of earners, including raising $2.3 trillion by cracking down on tax evasion. The estimate from the Warren campaign, that the federal government will need to spend $20 trillion more to get “Medicare for all,” is $14 trillion lower than many outside analysts have predicted.

Warren says she can get there through savings over time with lower administrative costs, paying providers less, and by redirecting health care spending from state governments, even though other estimates that take these changes into account disagree with that conclusion.

“We don’t need to raise taxes on the middle class by one penny to finance Medicare for All,” Warren, a senator from Massachusetts, said in a Medium post detailing her payment plan. Instead, she estimates that because people will no longer be contributing to premiums in their paychecks, they’ll be taking home more money and that would in turn help raise $1.4 trillion.

The plan estimates that employers and companies will send $8.8 trillion over a decade to the federal government as an “Employer Medicare Contribution,” which Warren’s campaign says would be the same as what companies would pay for their workers to receive health insurance coverage now.

Other aspects of the plan include a cut to military spending and some savings through immigration reform. Both of these parts of the plan would prove difficult to get through Congress.

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Former CNN Host: If GOP Attempts ‘to Replace RBG We Burn the Entire F— Thing Down’

Not exactly all about peace, now are they?

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has already made it clear: the Senate “will” vote on President Trump SCOTUS nominee before the November election. Mitch said the same thing, if a situation came to fruition, in 2019. When it happens – and it will – expect the left to riot, possibly like never seen before. And that’s saying something. From TDW: Left-wing media figures rushed to threaten violent riots on Friday evening if President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) attempt to fill the Supreme Court seat vacated by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who passed away earlier in the day. LOOK: https://twitter.com/KittyLists/status/1307128905703329793?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1307128905703329793%7Ctwgr%5Eshare_2&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fmedia-figures-threaten-riots-if-gop-tries-to-fill-scotus-seat-burn-it-all-down https://twitter.com/KittyLists/status/1307127650360623104?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1307127650360623104%7Ctwgr%5Eshare_3&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fmedia-figures-threaten-riots-if-gop-tries-to-fill-scotus-seat-burn-it-all-down https://twitter.com/KittyLists/status/1307136680567222275?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1307136680567222275%7Ctwgr%5Eshare_3&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fmedia-figures-threaten-riots-if-gop-tries-to-fill-scotus-seat-burn-it-all-down https://twitter.com/KittyLists/status/1307134179696668673?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1307134179696668673%7Ctwgr%5Eshare_3&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fmedia-figures-threaten-riots-if-gop-tries-to-fill-scotus-seat-burn-it-all-down https://twitter.com/KittyLists/status/1307137798848249856?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1307137798848249856%7Ctwgr%5Eshare_3&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fmedia-figures-threaten-riots-if-gop-tries-to-fill-scotus-seat-burn-it-all-down These people are messed up in the head.

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84-Year-Old Trump Supporting Woman Punched In the Face By Black Man At CA Rally

COWARDLY.

John Salvatore

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There are a lot of bad people of there. Most of them will wind up voting for Joe Biden in November. Because if you don’t agree with them on every single issue, 100% of the time, you are the enemy. Check out what recently went down at a Trump rally in California, via CBS Los Angeles: ALISO VIEJO (CBSLA) — A 33-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly attacking a number of people at a Wednesday night rally held in support of President Donald Trump in Aliso Viejo. “He took his hand way back like he was going to punch me, and [he] hit me right across the face,” 84-year-old Donna Snow said. “Broke my earrings off.” According to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, a retired police officer then got involved and pulled his gun as the man attempted to run from the scene. VIDEO: Not enough people come out and say what needs to be said: Democrats are actively trying to kill the United States of America – period. There’s no two ways around it. Hawaii Senator Mazie Hirono is one of the more obnoxious members of Congress, and possibly just as ignorant as Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, and AOC. On Monday, Hirono made a vile comment about Trump supporters. And she likely won’t face any push back, whatsoever. VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LHG_u-p15CQ&feature=emb_title

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