Sen. Elizabeth Warren Rips Jeff Bezos for Trip to Space
Sen. Elizabeth Warren rips Jeff Bezos over his upcoming trip to space.
leaving Earth -- she's pissed about his trip to space, and says everyone who pays their taxes should be too.We got the Senator Thursday at Reagan National Airport, and asked her about the world's richest man adding himself to the first crewed flight to space for his aerospace company, Blue Origin.
Warren says Bezos launching himself into space is a total insult to U.S. taxpayers because the trip is, effectively, being financed by them -- while Bezos does not pay his fair share in taxes ... at least according to the Senator.As she puts it, the Amazon honcho's laughing all the way to space.
Waiting for your permission to load the Instagram Media.As we reported ... Jeff and his brotherare traveling to spaceJuly 20 in a rocket ship named New Shepard, and they're auctioning a spot on the 6-seat capsule, with the highest bid currently approaching $5 million. headtopics.com
Fact of the matter is, Bezos is worth around $190 billion -- so, regardless of how much he pays in taxes, he could more than afford a ticket aboard the rocket. Read more: TMZ »
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If Biden took a trip to space, she wouldn’t be complaining about it! Bravo, Ms. Warren, you speak for the majority of thinking adults. WTF, Bezos? Shut up karen warren
Sen. Tester: 'No choice but to undo filibuster if GOP continues to ‘weaponize’ it“I didn’t come to Washington, D.C. to get nothing done,” says Sen. Jon Tester. “If the filibuster continues to be weaponized and it ends up in gridlock, then it doesn’t leave a lot of choices.” Gwendolyn679 The Senate has been hacking bills to pieces for decades. What is left is an intentionally crippled Bill that is ineffective at actually fixing anything. Fingers are pointed. Nothing changes, Martini lunches continue. reform filibuster to a 40 or 50 vote threashold Perhaps you should not have ideas that half the country doesn't want. Have better ideas and policies in order to get them passed.
Democratic Rep. Val Demings announces challenge to GOP Sen. Marco Rubio“I’ve never tired of standing up for what I believe is right,' Demings said in her video announcement. 'Now I’m running for the United States Senate because of two simple words: never tire.” If lived in Florida, I'd be voting for her. lauferlaw We need to get behind Val ! 🇺🇸
Democratic Rep. Val Demings announces challenge to GOP Sen. Marco RubioRep. Val Demings, D-Fla., made her Senate bid official Wednesday, announcing that she plans to challenge GOP Sen. Marco Rubio for his seat next year. Got My Vote!!!!! As much as I dislike Rubio, I dislike her more. She has shown her anti 2nd amendment cards in my state one time too many. Morning_Joe VoteForValDemings
Democratic Rep. Val Demings announces challenge to GOP Sen. Marco Rubio“I’ve never tired of standing up for what I believe is right,' Demings said in her video announcement. 'Now I’m running for the United States Senate because of two simple words: never tire.” O.M.G. and just look at who she has standing each side of her. Ms. Demings, what a shame you could not have had a Photo Op with some of the more Honest Socialist Democrats. Bad move!
Civil rights groups push Sen. Manchin to ‘go on a majority vote’ on voting rights and police reformAfter attending a meeting between civil rights leaders and Senator Joe Manchin, President of the National Action Network Reverend Al Sharpton discusses the three bills he and the other leaders urged Senator Joe Manchin to get passed, even if requires eliminating the filibuster TheRevAl All of Manchin’s reasons for protecting the filibuster and not voting for the two voting rights acts are quickly disappearing... the people in his state overwhelming support both, he’s changed the filibuster in the past, he’s voted on bills that republicans did not...dark money? TheRevAl One American one vote is not a problem. 46 out of 47 European countries require photo ID. TheRevAl Closet Nazi?
Jeff Bezos Going To SpaceMulti-billionaire and soon-to-be-former Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos will be aboard the first human flight operated by his aerospace company, Blue Origin, traveling with his brother and the winner of an online auction. What do you think? ur supposed to post fake stories Click on the link. It's how they make money. I guess now he’ll have to pee in a bottle like he makes his delivery drivers.