I am one of the people who think Warren Buffett is a financial genius. If you don’t know anything about him he is the founder and principal stock holder of Berkshire Hathaway.
The primary vehicle of his wealth is Geico. He owns the Gecko. So think about it; no sales people, a talking Gecko (advertising), 800 number sales reps, Government sales (their original start), and millions of customers sending in monthly insurance payments.
He has also owned, bought and sold many businesses to include:
So it is easy for someone in his 80’s with Billions of dollars to say the rich should pay more, but for most people working, saving and keeping up with the Joneses they should not be subjected to the class warfare that is growing in this country.
What makes America great is the ability to work. I have been working since my first paper route at 12 years old. At 5 AM on Sunday mornings with each paper weighing 1-3 pounds and snow a foot deep, it was not easy or fun, but on Friday and Saturday I was collecting my route and making 20-25 dollars a week