Progressive lawmaker and presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren doubled-down on her demands for a ‘Universal Child Care’ program throughout the United States Thursday; bizarrely suggesting the $70 billion proposal would be “great for the economy.”
“My new #UniversalChildCare plan is a win-win-win. Great for parents. Great for kids. Great for the economy,” she tweeted.
— Elizabeth Warren (@ewarren) February 21, 2019
Leading economists believe the child care scheme would cost American taxpayers upwards of $70 billion per year to provide “free child care” for all residents between the ages of zero and five.
Sen. Warren Unveils ‘Universal Child Care’ Plan, Will Cost $70 BILLION PER YEAR
2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren pulled-back the curtains on her long-promised “Universal Child Care” proposal Tuesday; with analysts confirming the plan would likely cost $70 billion per year.
“Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren proposed a universal child care plan that would limit American families’ expenses to 7 percent of income regardless of how many children they have in care — paid for by a tax on the ultra-wealthy,” writes Bloomberg.
Our kids are our future – but right now, we’re shortchanging them. Add your name to the petition: Every kid aged 0 to 5 in America should have access to high-quality, affordable child care and early learning. #UniversalChildCare https://t.co/zRPQmKAvYo
— Elizabeth Warren (@ewarren) February 19, 2019
“Warren’s plan would cost taxpayers $70 billion per year, according to an analysis by Moody’s Analytics economists Mark Zandi and Sophia Koropeckyj,” adds the report.
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CLASS WARFARE! Elizabeth Warren Continues Attacks on ‘Billionaires,’ Calls for ‘Universal Childcare’
Firebrand Senator and potential 2020 Democratic candidate Elizabeth Warren continued her all-out assault on the nation’s wealthiest citizens Monday; calling for a “universal childcare” program and a “Green New Deal” throughout the United States.
“Billionaires like this guy make me wonder what our country needs more of: ranches with golf courses designed by PGA players & fireplaces ‘imported from European castles’ – or universal childcare & a Green New Deal?” asked Warren on Twitter.
Billionaires like this guy make me wonder what our country needs more of: ranches with golf courses designed by PGA players & fireplaces “imported from European castles” – or universal childcare & a Green New Deal? #UltraMillionaireTax https://t.co/w4rm9gRlRv
— Elizabeth Warren (@ewarren) January 28, 2019
Warren made national headlines late last week when she unveiled her ‘Ultra Millionaire Tax’ that would impose a stiff tax rate on Americans with more than $50 million in assets; saying the revenue would go towards left-leaning programs across the country.