Senator Sanders and Representative Schakowsky on Estate Tax Reform
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) talked about wealth and income inequality and the bill they were sponsoring to reform the federal estate tax. Their proposal exempts the first $3.5 million of an estate from federal taxation and includes a progressive rate structure. Senator Sanders was also questioned about the progress of campaign for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination and the U.S. Supreme Court decision that day upholding the Affordable Care Act. close
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Bernie Sanders U.S. Senator (Class 1) [I] Vermont
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