CBS News Talks to Mike Konczal About Taxing Wall Street

By Roosevelt Institute |

Leading up to the first Democratic debate on October 13th, Roosevelt Fellow Mike Konczal talked with CBS News about the different proposals to increase taxes on Wall Street.

On whether or not creating a tax on trades was a good idea, Konczal said:

It’s only one piece of the puzzle, but an important piece. And done in the right way, with international coordination, it could make a difference.

Read Leading Democratic Candidates Want to Tax Wall Street.

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