“The bill would restore marginal tax rates to early 2000 levels. Which I guess would make George W. Bush a Marxist?” Meyers said. “Now that you mention it, I do remember him at all those anti-war protests wearing a beret and a Che Guevara T-shirt. But sure. Paid family leave and slightly higher marginal tax rates are Marxism now.”
“What happened is Republicans realized the term socialism lost all meaning once they screamed it about everything they didn’t like. So now they have to move onto something else,” he added.