Democratic Debate with My Son

Wednesday, November 20th 2019

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2020 Presidential Candidates:  Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Andrew Yang, Corey Booker, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Tom Steyer, Amy Klobichar, Pete Butteigeig, & Tulsi Gabbard


Listening to the Democratic Presidential Candidates debate the idea of potentially taxing the 0.001% of the elite class all of $0.02 to fund innumerable programs, and how to fund healthcare, my son gets up from the couch and stands to face me.

He says:  “I would love it if the next candidate gets up there and says, ‘You know how I’m gonna fund all this?  By taking 1% from the 52% of our country’s budget for the military.  BOOM!!!”  



Check.  It.  Out:

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1 Response to Democratic Debate with My Son

  1. Jane Ann Nelson says:

    You are raising quite a precocious child! But then we knew that.

    Jane Ann Nelson Executive Recruiter and Sales Imprimis


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