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Hillary Clinton’s policy on capital gains tax

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Should the government increase the tax rate on profits earned from the sale of stocks, bonds, and real estate?

  Public statementsYes

Hillary Clinton’s answer is based on the following data:

Public statements

Answer: Yes

Reference: “Hillary Clinton is proposing a sharp increase in the capital-gains tax rate paid by the highest earners on short-term investment...” ‐wsj.com

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Party influence

Democratic Party Answer: Yes, and increase to the average U.S. tax rate (31.5%)

Importance: More Important

Reference: “Officials said the president will propose an overhaul of capital gains and dividends taxes. His plan would eliminate a rule know...” ‐latimes.com

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Party’s support base

Democratic Party Voters’ Answer: Yes

Importance: Less Important

Reference: Analysis of answers from 1,850 voters that identify as Democratic.

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