Updated: Oct 15, 2020
This page makes a lot of different aspirational points, but I am only going to talk about how to pay for it, and what is being proposed on these links.
At a time of massive income and wealth inequality, the wealthiest Americans in this country must pay their fair share into the system. Today, a billionaire pays the same amount of money into Social Security as someone who makes $132,900 a year because the Social Security payroll tax is capped.
Bernie’s Social Security plan would lift this cap and apply the payroll tax on all income over $2