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Ted Cruz Claims Getting Rid Of The Death Tax Will Help All Americans, But Twitter Has The Receipts

By Collin Gossel

Democratic Senator Bernie Sanders has long supported an increased estate tax for the wealthy, an idea most conservatives in Congress absolutely abhor. Texas Senator Ted Cruz, who recently debated Sanders on tax reform issues live on CNN, spoke out on Twitter against Sanders' ideas.

Cruz made some pretty big claims about how the estate tax (aka the death tax) affects "all" Americans: