Today is the day millionaires stop paying into Social Security for the year. Meanwhile, working Americans pay into it all year. Enough!
It is time to #ScrapTheCap so the ultra-rich contribute at the same rate as everyone else and we can expand—not cut—Social Security benefits.
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⚠️The burning of fossil fuels was responsible for about 8.7 million deaths globally in 2018— roughly the same number of people living in NYC or London and kills more people each year than HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria combined. https://on.nrdc.org/3sjkRzU
Billionaires in the U.S. have seen their collective wealth grow by $1.3 trillion since the deadly pandemic began last year. https://truthout.org/articles/as-us-mourns-500000-lives-billionaires-gained-1-3-trillion-during-pandemic/