The man of the people, Bernie Sanders, wants to saddle US taxpayers with $19.6 trillion in tax hikes– a whopping $14 trillion of which comes from his healthcare alone.

The Washington Examiner took apart Bernie’s proposals, did the math, and detailed the tax hikes:

To put that in perspective, the Congressional Budget Office projects that federal revenues over the next 10 years will be a total of $41.6 trillion, meaning that Sanders would raise taxes by 47 percent over current levels.

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Keith Farrell is the Editor-in-Chief of The Libertarian Republic, a professional political commentator, journalist, and forthcoming author. He has been published internationally, including many popular right wing sites. As a researcher, Keith has worked with Steve Forbes on his latest book, and contributed educational funding research to The Yankee Institute of Public Policy. Keith is also founder of Spirits of '76, a non profit organization which has clothed and fed thousands of people in need in CT and RI.