“I’m Tough On The Rich” Claims Liberal Politician At $1,500 Plate Fundraiser

Canadian Prime Minister told a well-heeled group of Liberal Party supporters in Montreal Thursday night that his government has been tough for wealthy Canadians. As the Canadian Press reports.

Trudeau described the adoring crowd as those who “represent people who have really succeeded in this country.”

But Trudeau feels their pain.

“I know it can be frustrating,” Trudeau told the attendees, most of whom had paid $1,500 for dinner. “The first thing we did when we got elected is raise taxes on the wealthiest one percent and lowered them for the middle class.”

Read more at The Daily Caller