Adding Up Progressive Promises

A handful of proposals by progressive politicians, such as Medicare for All, Universal Basic Income, a Green New Deal, and free college tuition, would cost tens of trillions of dollars to implement. Even confiscating all of the income of every business in America and of every household earning over $200,000 annually would not come close to paying for it. Middle class taxes would have to be radically increased.

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Date Produced: August 28, 2019

Source: Heritage Foundation Analysis

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