For too long tax policy has focused on benefiting the wealthy with income tax cuts while cutting programs that benefit middle and working class families. This has been a major contributor to the largest gap in wealth since the 1920's. Our state and nation are stronger when built on a broad economic base.
*It's time we supported tax policy that fairly spreads the burden fairly. Wealthy Minnesotans should pay at least the same percentage in taxes as do middle and working class families.
*Tax policy should benefit local businesses that help build our local economy not national and multinational businesses.