Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Kamala Harris, and Mayor Pete Buttigieg are among the leading Democratic presidential candidates for 2020.
The candidates believe in reviving the the middle class and major US infrastructure investments.
From the Affordable Care Act and eliminating student debt, to “baby bonds” and an ultra-millionaire tax, the candidates have different approaches to fixing the US economy.
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How the top Democratic candidates would transform the US economy
1. Joe Biden
Biden often talks about economic inequality. He wants to close the wealth gap by reversing Trump’s tax cuts for the wealthy and give everyone an equal chance to access good healthcare, education, and housing.
2. Sen. Elizabeth Warren
After announcing her 2020 candidacy, Warren proposed the “Ultra-Millionaire Tax.” She says this plan could generate $2.75 trillion in revenue in 10 years. This money would go towards universal childcare, student loan debt relief, and down payments on a Green New Deal.
3. Sen. Bernie Sanders
Sanders wants to make public college free and eliminate student debt with the “College for All Act.” To pay for this, he proposes applying a new tax …read more
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