Friday, February 14, 2014

Tom Perkins' big idea: The rich should get more votes

CNN reports:
Tom Perkins suggested Thursday that only taxpayers should have the right to vote -- and that wealthy Americans who pay more in taxes should get more votes.

The venture capitalist offered the unorthodox proposal when asked to name one idea that would "change the world" at a speaking engagement in San Francisco moderated by Fortune's Adam Lashinsky.
Tom Perkins realizes the real class conflict between those who pay taxes and those who consume taxes.