Patriotic Millionaires

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) speaks as Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) looks on during a news conference in front of the U.S. Capitol September 22, 2020 in Washington, D.C. Senate Democrats discussed GOP efforts to confirm a new justice to the Supreme Court to replace the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Citing Trump's signals that he may try to remain in office regardless of the election results, the group tells lawmakers, "to be clear, you no longer have the option to stand idly by and wait for things to 'play out.'"
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
People participate in a "March on Billionaires" event on July 17, 2020 in New York City. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
"The people of New York have sacrificed enough during this pandemic—it's...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Abigail Disney, who inherited much of her wealth from her family's entertainment fortune, is among 83 millionaires who signed on to a new letter urging governments to impose higher taxes on the rich. (
"The problems caused by, and revealed by, Covid-19 can't be solved with charity...


Two dozen members of the Patriotic Millionaires for Fiscal Strength are in D.C. begging the deficit supercommittee and other lawmakers to kill the Bush tax cuts and pu-lease raise their taxes because that's how to help the economy. Wow. How dysfunctional is Congress that these guys had to come to them with this eminently reasonable argument? Video. "It's a Las Vegas economy where regular Americans put their money on the table and the richest 1 percent own the house." - Patriotic Millionaire...

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