Financial transaction tax

Bernie Sanders: Tell President Obama Hands Off Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid

Sen. Bernie Sanders continues to be one of the stand-up guys in the Senate with telling it straight when it comes to the fact that Social Security does not add a dime to our deficit and that if President Obama wants to do something about the deficit, he needs to be cutting that corporate welfare, instead of talking about balancing the budget on the backs of the most vulnerable in our society and our veterans.

Growing Chorus Calls For Financial Transaction Taxes

Rallies were held in Washington, D.C., and across the globe in support of financial transaction taxes, also called Robin Hood taxes. These taxes work as follows: The Robin Hood (financial speculation) tax is a tiny pinch that would be felt