Keeping Democracy Alive – AX DAY 2018: BILLIONAIRES THANK US! – 04.22.18

It’s the same only worse. Much worse. While the Trump/Ryan tax law won’t really hit until next April, there is no question the beneficiaries are those at the very top of the wealth pyramid. Regular income earners will be subsidizing the super rich at a much greater level. Our guest today explains what it does clearly and succinctly. Josh Hoxie directs the Project on Opportunity and Taxation at the Institute for Policy Studies and is co- editor of He is the co-author of several reports including his most recent ” Billionaire Bonanza 2017: The Forbes 400 and the Rest Of Us.” The main point is that we have the power to make taxes more fair and better serve the common good.