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Ocasio-Cortez defends call for 70 percent tax on rich: At what point are we ‘living in excess?’

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Ocasio-Cortez defends call for 70 percent tax on rich: At what point are we ‘living in excess?’Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., stopping by “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” on Monday, defended her call for a 70 percent tax rate on the rich.
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News video: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Addresses Income Disparity In America

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez argued that a society that allows billionaires to exist while some Americans live in abject poverty is "immoral." She argued that Americans shouldn't normalize economic inequality by idealizing the super-rich during a conversation with author Ta-Nehisi Coates at an event...

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