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Millionaires from Across US to Gather in San Francisco with Single Demand: "Tax the Rich!"

High Net Worth Individuals Reaping Gains of Trump Tax Cuts to Host Conversation on Inequality and Taxing the Rich

Other Speakers Include Robert Reich, Emmanuel Saez and Gabriel Zucman, Leading Academics, Journalists, Progressive Leaders

WASHINGTON - Tomorrow in San Francisco, millionaires who are reaping the benefits of the Trump tax cuts will gather with leading economists, activists, progressive leaders, academics, and journalists in San Francisco to host Tax the Rich! A Conversation on Why and How, where they will outline why—and how—the U.S. should raise taxes on the wealthiest Americans.

The conference is hosted by the Patriotic Millionaires, a coalition of hundreds of high-net-worth Americans, business leaders and investors committed to building a more stable, prosperous, and inclusive nation.

WHO: Members of the Patriotic Millionaires from across the U.S.; Dr. Robert Reich, former US Secretary of Labor; Emmanuel Saez and Gabriel Zucman, Professors at UC Berkeley and authors of The Triumph of Injustice: How the Rich Dodge Taxes and How to Make Them Pay; Nancy Skinner, CA State Senator; Dr. Shannon Monnat, Syracuse University; Paul O'Brien, Oxfam; and many more. For a full list of speakers, click here.

WHAT: Panels and remarks from millionaires, policy experts, and activists on why and how to tax the rich

WHEN & WHERE: Wednesday, November 6th from 2:00pm - 5:30pm PT/ 5:00pm - 8:30pm ET, Manny's, 3092 16th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103




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Proud “traitors to their class,” members of the Patriotic Millionaires are high-net worth Americans, business leaders, and investors who are united in their concern about the destabilizing concentration of wealth and power in America. The mission of The Patriotic Millionaires organization is to build a more stable, prosperous, and inclusive nation by promoting public policies based on the “first principles” of equal political representation, a guaranteed living wage for all working citizens, and a fair tax system.

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