The 25th Progressive Democrats of America roundtable was recently held in Washington, DC. As happens when progressives are among their peers, Rep. Keith Ellison …made the following statements:
Yes, as often happens. Transaction tax? I’m sure that could be only the beginning of a slew of purpose-driven taxes, maybe a communication tax? How about a great big too big to fail tax, or a getting rich while being in congress tax, or a “spreading the wealth in DC tax”? Or an “at some point I think you have made enough money” tax? But they’re on the trail.