Left-wing Democrats Push Elizabeth Warren for Treasury Secretary

Progressives, sure that their chosen candidate will win the presidency, have already begun pushing their chosen candidates for top-level posts.

A number of far-left activists are now calling for former Vice President Joe Biden to appoint Senator Elizabeth Warren as Secretary of the Treasury, setting up a battle with moderates in the party who want to choose a centrist candidate for the post.

“There’s a huge gap between Sen. Warren and any other likely candidate,” progressive activist Larry Cohen told Yahoo News. “She, first of all, understands finance capital and second of all is prepared to wrangle with it. Some of the other candidates I’ve heard about are not prepared to wrangle with it.”

The Biden-Harris campaign has so far managed to avoid a public brawl by stating that the former VP and his running mate aren’t making personnel decisions before the election. However, the date is soon approaching, and Biden will have two warring factions of the party eager to influence what his administration looks like.

If Sen. Warren does get the nod for Treasury Secretary, it’s not hard to see how she will upend the economy in short order. The Senator from Massachusetts has long called for a wealth tax in the United States, and she repeated these calls in a recent interview with MSNBC.

The Massachusetts senator also wants to close what she views as “loopholes” in order to extract more taxes from wealthy individuals. Both plans are a recipe for disaster.

If Biden wins the presidency and appoints Sen. Warren as Secretary of the Treasury, there will be time before her confirmation for wealthy individuals to move their money in order to avoid paying the huge tax bill. As progressives are relying on the extra income to fund their far-left agenda, it could very well be the middle-class left holding the bag and being forced to pay high taxes to subsidize socialist government programs.

Warren’s path to Treasury Secretary is a precarious one. She has the unwavering support of progressive organizations, activists, and donors. However, she could very well face a Republican-controlled Senate that may be wary of giving her such unfettered access to her chosen position. It’s also worth noting that, to become the Secretary of the Treasury, she would need to resign her Senate seat, thus allowing a Republican Massachusetts governor to appoint a Republican to the Senate in her stead. This alone may be enough to doom her candidacy for a cabinet position.

42 thoughts on “Left-wing Democrats Push Elizabeth Warren for Treasury Secretary”

    1. These demonrats just get dumber & dumber every minute. Anyone, I repeat anyone that supports these haters of America needs to be deported.

    1. You think thats bad, they want to put Hillary Clinton on the Supreme Court. She’s a Criminal, but it looks like a lot of them are!

  1. These socialists are hell bent on destroying the United States of America as we currently know it and turn it into a full blown socialist hell hole.Everywhere socialism has been tried,it has failed miserably.

  2. We will never kneel down to any Communist Socialist or Globalist country Democratic Party doesn’t care about Americans or America. We only kneel down to Jesus Christ Amen

  3. If he is elected, wel will have BLM, ANTIFA, COMMUNIST RADICALS IN EVERY CORNER OF THE GOVERNMENT AND THEN SOME. It’s been bad enough that too many left leaning bad actors were so embedded in the government agencies that President Trump has been fighting them for four years. But this…….oh God………This!! would be absolute disaster for everyone in this country. Some don’t know it, and they are voting for him. God help us!

    1. The reason that they don’t know about the socialist plans it’s because that they’re either blindly trusting or aren’t listening to social media network’s.

  4. That idiot can’t balance her own checkbook, I think ole Liz is crazy as they come. She is evil and corrupt the old hen has no business in any job within the government.

    1. It’s too bad this beautiful country is so messed up.My mother fled Estonia as a little girl when the Russians were taking over and machine gunning neighbors and kids working in fields.She and her parents fled to Germany and were sucked up into a concentration camp.Then the Americans came and saved the day.They were given $50,allowed 1 suitcase and came to the land of the free and home of the brave and put to work in the onion fields in Ohio.They were so happy to come to such a wonderful country.What’s happening now is a crying shame!I’m glad my parents are now dead.My father fought in WW 2.He’d be ashamed at the chaos now in America.This was a great democracy.What brought it to this low level?It wasn’t Trump.It was the pandemic, stupids!

  5. So now all the money that the federal government pays to all the American Indians living in the United States will go into the fake Indian’s pockets and not to the American Indians. For her it’s reparations. Dummycrats always find a way to become multi millionaires on a 6 figure income when they’re in Washington DC. Too bad it’s always the little guy who suffers. You know, the little guy that dummycrats always say they are looking after.

  6. HEY GUYS, DO NOT CONCERN YOURSELF WITH SLEEPY OR CAMEL, OH SORRY K A M A LA.
    ON 11-3 THEY WILL BE A ‘P S’ ON THE HISTORY BOOKS
    A CONSEVATIVE ‘FOSSIL’ (82) FROM BROOKLYN N Y

  7. I do believe if the CommieCrats Cheat and win the White House we will have an ARMED uprising to take our country back. I don’t see a Biden/Harris in the white house. if they do get in our country is GONE within 1 year.

  8. I am positive that we have slipped into an alternate dimentional time line, otherwise known as the God Damn Twilight Zone……

  9. Subject: Fw: Why is Trump not liked
    Subject: Why Don’t You Like Him ?
    So, you say you just don’t like him. Well, tell us — what is it about him that you dislike?

    Do you dislike that he directed the brokering of the first meaningful Mideast peace deal in decades?

    Do you dislike that he made cruelty to animals a felony? Or don’t you care?

    Do you dislike that he earmarked billions to stop the opioid crisis?

    He destroyed ISIS, killed countless terrorists without going to war (even though everyone said we’d be in World War III by now) and kept the peace. Do you dislike that?

    Does it bother you that we’re now energy independent and the largest producer of energy in the world?

    Do you dislike him because he started to build a wall to keep criminals and drugs from coming into our country and because he respects, honors and defends our country’s borders?

    Do you dislike him because he just slashed the price for prescription drugs (In some cases by 50%) which is driving Big Pharma nuts?

    Do you dislike that he met with the leader of North Korea, averted war with that country and brought a halt to their aggressive missile testing? Was that wrong?

    Do you dislike that he signed a law ending the gag-order on pharmacists that prevented them from sharing money-saving options on prescriptions?

    Do you dislike that he signed the Save Our Seas Act which funds millions per year to clean tons of plastic and garbage from the ocean? Does that bother you?

    Do you dislike that he signed a bill for airports to provide breast-feeding stations for nursing moms?

    Do you dislike that he signed the biggest wilderness protection and conservation bill in a decade designating 375,000 acres as protected land, making him the most significant conservation president since Teddy Roosevelt?

    Does it irk you that he loves America, and puts Americans first? Is that the problem?

    Do you dislike that he made a gay man the ambassador to Germany and then asked him to clean up national security, declassifying as much of it as possible for transparency?

    Do you dislike that he works for free, donating his salary to a different charity each quarter?

    Do you dislike that his economic policies have produced the lowest Black unemployment rate ever?

    Do you dislike that he listened to Senator Tim Scott and created opportunity zones to help minorities?

    Do you dislike that he passed prison reform, which gives people a second chance and has made quite a huge difference for minorities in particular?

    Do you dislike that he produced the lowest Hispanic unemployment rate ever?

    Do you dislike that he passed VA reforms to benefit the very people who served our country and defended our freedom?

    Do you dislike that he got rid of the job-killing NAFTA trade deal, got tough on trade with China and negotiated new trade deals with Mexico, Canada and other countries that benefit American workers?

    Do you dislike that he loves our flag and embraces a policy of unabashed, non-apologetic patriotism? Do you have a problem with that?

    Do you dislike that he calls out the media and attempts to correct them when they are wrong?

    Do you dislike that he’s bringing troops home and ending America’s longest war? Do you want the war to continue?

    Do you dislike that he has made a commitment to end child-trafficking and crimes against humanity and his policies have brought about thousands of arrests already?

    Do you dislike that he extended the offshore drilling ban along both Florida coasts as well as the coasts of Georgia and South Carolina? Are you bothered by that?

    Do you dislike he’s brought home over 40 Americans held captive, the last one from Iran?

    Or do you dislike that he’s making the world pay their fair share to the United Nations?

    Do you dislike that he respects cops, veterans, ICE and all first responders?

    Do you dislike that he does not sell out America to other countries, like the leaders prior to him have done?

    Do you dislike that he’s forced our NATO allies and others to finally pay their fair share to support important multi-national alliances?

    Do you dislike that he moved our embassy in Israel to Jerusalem which is the rightful capital of the Jewish state?

    Do you dislike that he signed the Right To Try law allowing terminally ill patients access to experimental therapies?

    This list is hardly a complete list of what President Trump has accomplished in four years.

    There’s actually more — a lot more.

    But hopefully, you get the idea.

    Nobody is asking you to love President Trump. Nobody is asking you to be his best friend. In fact, you don’t even have to like him.

    But just take a moment to give this some mature thought and you’ll find that you’d be less than fair and honest if you did not recognize all that he’s accomplished for America — often against overwhelming odds and with powerful special interests aligned against him.

    So, try to put aside emotionalism and arbitrary and capricious preferences for now, avoid the temptation to demonize the president and focus on who’s really effective; who has the vision, stamina and determination to do the job; who gets things done and who’s going to continue to solve our problems and keep America on the right track moving forward.

    This isn’t a Jr. High or High School most popular student election or even the Outstanding Civics Class student. Vote the platform and direction not the personality.

  10. By Peronneau Vandehey

    I was asked a few weeks ago, what have PRESIDENT TRUMP and his administration accomplished…..
    Here you go.

    1) Trump recently signed three bills to benefit Native people. One gives compensation to the Spokane tribe for loss of their lands in the mid-1900s, one funds Native language programs, and the third gives federal recognition to the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians in Montana.

    2) Trump finalized the creation of Space Force as our 6th Military branch.

    3) Trump signed a law to make cruelty to animals a federal felony so that animal abusers face tougher consequences.

    4) Violent crime has fallen every year he’s been in office after rising during the two years before he was elected.

    5) Trump signed a bill making CBD and Hemp legal.

    6) Trump’s EPA gave $100 million to fix the water infrastructure problem in Flint, Michigan.

    7) Under Trump’s leadership, in 2018 the U.S. surpassed Russia and Saudi Arabia to become the world’s largest producer of crude oil.

    Trump signed a law ending the gag orders on pharmacists that prevented them from sharing money-saving information.

    9) Trump signed the “Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act” (FOSTA), which includes the “Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act” (SESTA) which both give law enforcement and victims new tools to fight sex trafficking.

    10) Trump signed a bill to require airports to provide spaces for breastfeeding moms.

    11) The 25% lowest-paid Americans enjoyed a 4.5% income boost in November 2019, which outpaces a 2.9% gain in earnings for the country’s highest-paid workers.

    12) Low-wage workers are benefiting from higher minimum wages and from corporations that are increasing entry-level pay.

    13) Trump signed the biggest wilderness protection & conservation bill in a decade and designated 375,000 acres as protected land.

    14) Trump signed the Save our Seas Act which funds $10 million per year to clean tons of plastic & garbage from the ocean.

    15) He signed a bill this year allowing some drug imports from Canada so that prescription prices would go down.

    16) Trump signed an executive order this year that forces all healthcare providers to disclose the cost of their services so that Americans can comparison shop and know how much less providers charge insurance companies.

    17) When signing that bill he said no American should be blindsided by bills for medical services they never agreed to in advance.

    18) Hospitals will now be required to post their standard charges for services, which include the discounted price a hospital is willing to accept.

    19) In the eight years prior to President Trump’s inauguration, prescription drug prices increased by an average of 3.6% per year. Under Trump, drug prices have seen year-over-year declines in nine of the last ten months, with a 1.1% drop as of the most recent month.

    20) He created a White House VA Hotline to help veterans and principally staffed it with veterans and direct family members of veterans.

    21) VA employees are being held accountable for poor performance, with more than 4,000 VA employees removed, demoted, and suspended so far.

    22) Issued an executive order requiring the Secretaries of Defense, Homeland Security, and Veterans Affairs to submit a joint plan to provide veterans access to access to mental health treatment as they transition to civilian life.

    23) Because of a bill signed and championed by Trump, in 2020, most federal employees will see their pay increase by an average of 3.1% — the largest raise in more than 10 years.

    24) Trump signed into a law up to 12 weeks of paid parental leave for millions of federal workers.

    25) Trump administration will provide HIV prevention drugs for free to 200,000 uninsured patients per year for 11 years.

    26) All-time record sales during the 2019 holidays.

    27) Trump signed an order allowing small businesses to group together when buying insurance to get a better price.

    28) President Trump signed the Preventing Maternal Deaths Act that provides funding for states to develop maternal mortality reviews to better understand maternal complications and identify solutions & largely focuses on reducing the higher mortality rates for Black Americans.

    29) In 2018, President Trump signed the groundbreaking First Step Act, a criminal justice bill which enacted reforms that make our justice system fairer and help former inmates successfully return to society.

    30) The First Step Act’s reforms addressed inequities in sentencing laws that disproportionately harmed Black Americans and reformed mandatory minimums that created unfair outcomes.

    31) The First Step Act expanded judicial discretion in sentencing of non-violent crimes.

    32) Over 90% of those benefiting from the retroactive sentencing reductions in the First Step Act are Black Americans.

    33) The First Step Act provides rehabilitative programs to inmates, helping them successfully rejoin society and not return to crime.

    34) Trump increased funding for historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) by more than 14%.

    35) Trump signed legislation forgiving Hurricane Katrina debt that threatened HBCUs.

    36) New single-family home sales are up 31.6% in October 2019 compared to just one year ago.

    37) Made HBCUs a priority by creating the position of executive director of the White House Initiative on HBCUs.

    38) Trump received the Bipartisan Justice Award at a historically black college for his criminal justice reform accomplishments.

    39) The poverty rate fell to a 17-year low of 11.8% under the Trump administration as a result of a jobs-rich environment.

    40) Poverty rates for African-Americans and Hispanic-Americans have reached their lowest levels since the U.S. began collecting such data.

    41) President Trump signed a bill that creates five national monuments, expands several national parks, adds 1.3 million acres of wilderness, and permanently reauthorizes the Land and Water Conservation Fund.

    42) Trump’s USDA committed $124 Million to rebuild rural water infrastructure.

    43) [Prior to the unexpected coronavirus pandemic] Consumer confidence & small business confidence is at an all time high.

    44) [Prior to the unexpected coronavirus pandemic] More than 7 million jobs created since election.

    45) [Prior to the unexpected coronavirus pandemic] More Americans were employed than ever recorded before in our history.

    46) More than 400,000 manufacturing jobs created since his election.

    47) Trump appointed five openly gay ambassadors.

    48) Trump ordered Ric Grenell, his openly gay ambassador to Germany, to lead a global initiative to decriminalize homosexuality across the globe.

    49) Through Trump’s Anti-Trafficking Coordination Team (ACTeam) initiative, Federal law enforcement more than doubled convictions of human traffickers and increased the number of defendants charged by 75% in ACTeam districts.

    50) In 2018, the Department of Justice (DOJ) dismantled an organization that was the internet’s leading source of prostitution-related advertisements resulting in sex trafficking.

    51) Trump’s OMB published new anti-trafficking guidance for government procurement officials to more effectively combat human trafficking.

    52) Trump’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations arrested 1,588 criminals associated with Human Trafficking.

    53) Trump’s Department of Health and Human Services provided funding to support the National Human Trafficking Hotline to identify perpetrators and give victims the help they need.

    54) The hotline identified 16,862 potential human trafficking cases.

    55) Trump’s DOJ provided grants to organizations that support human trafficking victims – serving nearly 9,000 cases from July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018.

    56) The Department of Homeland Security has hired more victim assistance specialists, helping victims get resources and support.

    57) President Trump has called on Congress to pass school choice legislation so that no child is trapped in a failing school because of his or her zip code.

    58) The President signed funding legislation in September 2018 that increased funding for school choice by $42 million. In

    59) The tax cuts signed into law by President Trump promote school choice by allowing families to use 529 college savings plans for elementary and secondary education.

    60) Under his leadership ISIS has lost most of their territory and been largely dismantled.

    61) ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi was killed.

    62) Signed the first Perkins CTE reauthorization since 2006, authorizing more than $1 billion for states each year to fund vocational and career education programs.

    63) Executive order expanding apprenticeship opportunities for students and workers.

    64) Trump issued an Executive Order prohibiting the U.S. government from discriminating against Christians or punishing expressions of faith.

    65) Signed an executive order that allows the government to withhold money from college campuses deemed to be anti-Semitic and who fail to combat anti-Semitism.

    66) President Trump ordered a halt to U.S. tax money going to international organizations that fund or perform abortions.

    67) Trump imposed sanctions on the socialists in Venezuela who have killed their citizens.

    68) Finalized new trade agreement with South Korea.

    69) Made a deal with the European Union to increase U.S. energy exports to Europe.

    70) Withdrew the U.S. from the job killing TPP deal.

    71) Secured $250 billion in new trade lpo nd investment deals in China and $12 billion in Vietnam.

    72) Okay’d up to $12 billion in aid for farmers affected by unfair trade retaliation.

    73) Has had over a dozen US hostages freed, including those Obama could not get freed.

    74) Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, the biggest change to copyright law in decades.

    75) Trump secured billions that will fund the building of a wall at our southern border.

    76) The Trump Administration is promoting second chance hiring to give former inmates the opportunity to live crime-free lives and find meaningful employment.

    77) Trump’s DOJ and the Board Of Prisons launched a new “Ready to Work Initiative” to help connect employers directly with former prisoners.

    78) President Trump’s historic tax cut legislation included new Opportunity Zone Incentives to promote investment in low-income communities across the country.

    79) 8,764 communities across the country have been designated as Opportunity Zones.

    80) Opportunity Zones are expected to spur $100 billion in long-term private capital investment in economically distressed communities across the country.

    81) Trump directed the Education Secretary to end Common Core.

    82) Trump signed the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund into law.

    83) Trump signed measure funding prevention programs for Veteran suicide.

    84) Companies have brought back over a TRILLION dollars from overseas because of the TCJA bill that Trump signed.

    85) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] manufacturing jobs were growing at the fastest rate in more than 30 years.

    86) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] the stock market reached record highs.

    87) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] Median household income hit highest level ever recorded.

    88) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] African-American unemployment is at an all time low.

    89) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] Hispanic-American unemployment is at an all time low.

    90) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] Asian-American unemployment is at an all time low.

    91) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] women’s unemployment rate was at a 65-year low.

    92) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] Youth unemployment is at a 50-year low.

    93) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] We had the lowest unemployment rate ever recorded.

    94) The Pledge to America’s Workers has resulted in employers committing to train more than 4 million Americans.

    95) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] 95 percent of U.S. manufacturers are optimistic about the future— the highest ever.

    96) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] As a result of the Republican tax bill, small businesses will have the lowest top marginal tax rate in more than 80 years.

    97) Record number of regulations eliminated that hurt small businesses.

    98) Signed welfare reform requiring able-bodied adults who don’t have children to work or look for work if they’re on welfare.

    99) Under Trump, the FDA approved more affordable generic drugs than ever before in history.

    100) Reformed Medicare program to stop hospitals from overcharging low-income seniors on their drugs—saving seniors 100’s of millions of $$$ this year alone.

    101) Signed Right-To-Try legislation allowing terminally ill patients to try experimental treatment that wasn’t allowed before.

    102) Secured $6 billion in new funding to fight the opioid epidemic.

    103) Signed VA Choice Act and VA Accountability Act, expanded VA telehealth services, walk-in-clinics, and same-day urgent primary and mental health care.

    104) U.S. oil production recently reached all-time high so we are less dependent on oil from the Middle East.

    105) The U.S. is a net natural gas exporter for the first time since 1957.

    106) NATO allies increased their defense spending because of his pressure campaign.

    107) Withdrew the United States from the job-killing Paris Climate Accord in 2017 and that same year the U.S. still led the world by having the largest reduction in Carbon emissions.

    108) Has his circuit court judge nominees being confirmed faster than any other new administration.

    109) Had his Supreme Court Justice’s Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh confirmed.

    110) Moved U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.

    111) Agreed to a new trade deal with Mexico & Canada that will increase jobs here and $$$ coming in.

    112) Reached a breakthrough agreement with the E.U. to increase U.S. exports.

    113) Imposed tariffs on China in response to China’s forced technology transfer, intellectual property theft, and their chronically abusive trade practices, has agreed to a Part One trade deal with China.

    114) Signed legislation to improve the National Suicide Hotline.

    115) Signed the most comprehensive childhood cancer legislation ever into law, which will advance childhood cancer research and improve treatments.

    116) The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act signed into law by Trump doubled the maximum amount of the child tax credit available to parents and lifted the income limits so more people could claim it.

    117) It also created a new tax credit for other dependents.

    118) In 2018, President Trump signed into law a $2.4 billion funding increase for the Child Care and Development Fund, providing a total of $8.1 billion to States to fund child care for low-income families.

    119) The Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit (CDCTC) signed into law by Trump provides a tax credit equal to 20-35% of child care expenses, $3,000 per child & $6,000 per family + Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) allow you to set aside up to $5,000 in pre-tax $ to use for child care.

    120) In 2019 President Donald Trump signed the Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education and Support Act (CARES) into law which allocates $1.8 billion in funding over the next five years to help people with autism spectrum disorder and to help their families.

    121) In 2019 President Trump signed into law two funding packages providing nearly $19 million in new funding for Lupus specific research and education programs, as well an additional $41.7 billion in funding for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the most Lupus funding EVER.

    122) Another upcoming accomplishment to add: In the next week or two Trump will be signing the first major anti-robocall law in decades called the TRACED Act (Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence.) Once it’s the law, the TRACED Act will extend the period of time the FCC has to catch & punish those who intentionally break telemarketing restrictions. The bill also requires voice service providers to develop a framework to verify calls are legitimate before they reach your phone.

    123) [Prior to the coronavirus pandemic] US stock market continually hit all-time record highs.

    124) Because so many people asked for a document with all of this listed in one place, here it is. No links provided to remove bias as Google search is easy. Print this out for family, friends, neighbors, etc. I encourage you to drop this list off to voters before the 2020 election too!

    125) Trump did all of this while fighting flagrant abuse and impeachment charges.Thank you
    HOPE THAT YOU WILL SHARE THIS WITH YOUR FAMILY, FRIENDS, COWORKERS, NEIGHBORS, REGARDLESS OF THEIR POLITICAL AFFILIATION… TRY TO TALK WITH AS MANY VOTING AGE AMERICANS AS POSSIBLE- UTILIZE FACTS CONTAINED THAT ARE EASILY CHECKED ON LINE IN NUMEROUS CITES. Have OPEN HONEST DIALOGUE –

  11. Leftist don’t like Trump for NO REASON AT ALL! They to stupid to check the mirror! Their life has not been good for years! DIDN’T gain anything during OBAMA terms! But LOST MORE MONEY! In a state of denied is all these people are! Love the fact they can stay home and play video games on a unemployment benefits check! But will no idea the money will always RUN OUT! None of them has success in life! To lazy and stupid ! But will VOTE FOR A SOCIALISM DEMOCRAT without even knowing that they are throwing away their own LIFE!

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