Persuasive Speech On College Taxes

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I know the counter argument. People are worried that their taxes will go up some crazy amount. Well I’m pleased to inform you that they wouldn’t. Bernie Sanders had devised a plan to make all public universities to be tuition free and it would only cost $75 billion a year, which may sound like a lot but in 2013 the federal government spent $47.3 billion on aid for college students, while each state, on average, spent $9.6 billion in aid and $53 billion on general-purpose appropriations. But besides that, a Robin Hood Tax would be able to fund the entire $75 billion, taxing a fraction of a percent on Wall Street speculators. It wouldn’t affect your taxes, at all. I’d also like to make the point that in the last 10 years, tuition has increased
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