Bernie Sanders defends his earning over a million dollars in one year

Sounding very much like a Republican celebrating the legitimacy of the rewards that follow successful entrepreneurship, Bernie Sanders is defending his own earning of over a million dollars in one year. Joshua Caplan quotes him at Breitbart: I didn’t know that it was a crime to write a good book which turns out to be a bestseller. My view has always been that we need a progressive tax system which demands that the wealthiest people in this country finally start paying their fair share of taxes,” he continued. “If I make a lot of money, you make a lot of money, that is what I believe. So again, I don’t apologize for writing a book that was number three on the New York Times bestseller, translated into five or six languages and that’s that   Bernie Sanders speaks in Gary, IN: "I didn't know that it was a crime to write a good book, which turned out to be a best seller." pic.twitter.com/vbfWjE0jCr — The Hill...(Read Full Post)
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