The Case for the Billionaire’s Tax

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I haven’t blogged in a while, so I thought it best to start with something easy …

As Democrats scramble to figure out a way to pass a tremendously important domestic spending bill with a 48-member “majority” in the Senate, the so-called “billionaire’s tax” surfaced briefly as a possibility. Unfortunately, it was then vetoed by Joe Manchin, who criticized it as “divisive” — presumably because it would…