Patriotic Millionaires

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018
In New Book, Former BlackRock Exec Reveals How GOP Tax Scam Robs Middle Class and Rewards Wealthy
How can a working person who earns $77,000 in income pay $6,000 in taxes while a “millionaire sitting on a beach sipping strawberry daiquiris” pay zero on their $77,000 capital gains? Former Blackrock executive Morris Pearl answers this question and many more about the impacts of the GOP tax plan...
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Thursday, April 12, 2018
"Utter Horseshit"
Today, as the House of Representatives prepares to vote on a balanced budget amendment, Stephen Prince, the Vice Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and the founder and CEO of Card Marketing Services, released the following statement: "Let's not mince our words: the Balanced-Budget Amendment the...
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Tuesday, April 03, 2018
Patriotic Millionaires' Chair Destroys Mick Mulvaney's Proposal To Restrict CFPB Power
Today, following Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Acting Chief Mick Mulvaney’s demand for Congress to limit the bureau’s power, Morris Pearl, Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and former managing director at BlackRock, released the following statement: “The Trump administration is finally...
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Monday, April 02, 2018
"Children in Oklahoma Need a Good Education More Than I Need a Tax Cut"
Today, in response to teachers across Kentucky and Oklahoma striking for higher wages and school funding, Morris Pearl, Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and former managing director at BlackRock, Inc., released the following statement: "Our state and federal governments take money out of public...
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Monday, April 02, 2018
New York State Senate Chooses to Protect Donors, Hurt Constituents
Today, after the New York Senate chose this weekend to reject provisions in their annual budget that would have closed the carried interest loophole (an egregious loophole that allows billionaire private equity and hedge fund managers to cut their tax rate nearly in half), Morris Pearl, Chair of...
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Thursday, March 29, 2018
"Full of Sound and Fury, Signifying Nothing"
This afternoon, following the news that Congressional Republicans are planning to push a balanced budget amendment once they return from recess, Morris Pearl, the Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and former managing director at BlackRock, Inc., released the following statement: "Pure, utter,...
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Thursday, March 29, 2018
"Champions of Democracy"
This morning, following yesterday's vote by the Maryland legislature to become the 11th state in the country to adopt automatic voter registration, the Patriotic Millionaires of Maryland released the following statement: "Every citizen deserves to have their voice heard, and every citizen deserves...
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Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Patriotic Millionaires Blast AAN $1 Million Ad Buy
Today, on the heels of the annoucement that the American Action Network is launching a $1 million ad buy promoting the Tax Cuts and Job Act in key districts across the nation, Morris Pearl, Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and former managing director at BlackRock, released the following...
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Friday, March 23, 2018
"Enabling Corruption"
Today, as the Senate prepares to vote on a $1.3 trillion spending bill that, among other issues, would ban the SEC from requiring corporations to disclose political spending, would bar the federal government from requiring contractors to disclose political spending, and would prevent the IRS from...
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Thursday, March 22, 2018
Patriotic Millionaires Applaud Baldwin Bill to Restrict Stock Buybacks
This morning, following Senator Tammy Baldwin’s introduction of a bill to curb corporate stock buybacks and give workers a voice in how company profits are spent, Morris Pearl, Chair of the Patriotic Millionaires and former managing director at Blackrock, Inc. issued the following statement: “The $...
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