Did Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez work for Wayne Swan? You really have wonder with economic literacy like this:
I think the first thing that we need to do is kind of break the mistaken idea that taxes pay for 100 percent of government expenditure,” she recently told NPR’s Steve Inskeep. “It’s just not how government expenditure works. … Government projects are often financed by a combination of taxes, deficit spending and other kinds of investments — you know, bonds and so on.
You know. Bonds and so on. Maybe a graduate of the Alberici school of economics and public finance.