Important information to have at the ready the next time someone tells you how amazing Canadian healthcare is.
Bernie Sanders promised in front of a J-Street crowd on Monday to use taxpayer money as leverage against Israel to influence their foreign policy.
"We have a right to say to the Israeli government that the United States of America and our ...
Nevermind the fact that the Scandinavian countries Bernie loves so much aren't actually socialist countries, rather, big government, heavy tax burden welfare states. He frequently cites these as examples of what he's after here in the United States. The truth is, the "rich" in these countries that carry the heavy tax load only earn about 1.5x the average household income in Scandinavia. Do you know what that means...? That means, in effect, there is no "rich" upper class paying the taxes. It is essentially the middle class paying out the rear end to the government- the very thing Elizabeth Warren won't answer questions about, and Bernie Sanders doesn't want you thinking about. Do you really want to pay even more to a government that we already know wastes billions of our hard earned dollars a year? (H/T to Bongino.com's Matt Palumbo for his research on this.)
Stop letting them get away with this narrative. Here are the facts. They're lying by virtually every measurable we have. Leftist class warfare to build support for a big government welfare state... do you recognize it when you see it?