Sen. Bernie Sanders admits that his spending plans for America will necessitate big tax raises.
Monday during the Democratic Forum hosted by CNN and moderated by Chris Cuomo, Sanders said, “Yes, we will raise, we will raise the, we will raise taxes, yes we will.” (RELATED: Sanders Proposed Spending Increase: $18 TRILLION Over 10 Years)
Sanders suggested, “But also, let us be clear Chris [Cuomo], because there’s a little bit of disingenuity out there. We may raise taxes but we are also going to eliminate private health insurance premiums for individuals and for businesses.”
Some of Sanders’ plans include spending trillions of tax dollars on healthcare, social security, and infrastructure.