Bill Gates is making headlines for not ruling out a vote for President Trump in 2020.
At a New York Times conference, the Microsoft founder suggested he might choose Trump if he faces Senator Elizabeth Warren in 2020.
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It was all over her wealth tax plan and what he thinks is a close-minded political approach.
“I’m not sure how open-minded she is or that she’d be willing to sit down with somebody who has large amounts of money,” he said. “If I had to pay $20 billion that’s fine, but when you say I should pay $100 billion, OK then I’m starting to do a little math over what I’d have left over,” he joked.
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has recently expressed a similar sentiment. The reaction is due in part to Warren’s plan for a 2 percent annual levy on household wealth above $50 million, with another 1 percent tax for those above $1 billion, which would impact approximately 75,000 households and raise $2.75 trillion over a decade, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Warren responded on Twitter, saying she’d like to discuss the plan with Gates. And today, Gates Tweeted back saying he’s “willing to talk.”

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