Senate Democrats

Hedge Funds, Unicorns, And Taxes

Picture of a running unicorn.Are Republicans trying to protect small business owners — or a group of make-believe hedge fund managers? NPR reported Friday on the minuscule number of multi-millionaire small business owners impacted by plans for a surtax on high earners — and they had trouble finding a single one to interview for their story (listen here).

Sen. Harry Reid heard the report and highlighted it on the Senate floor this morning.

Millionaire job creators are like unicorns – impossible to find,” said Reid.