Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had a swift response for conservatives criticizing her for selling a “Tax the Rich” sweatshirt for $58. The price was right, the leftwing New York Democrat said, because the campaign merchandise was made by unionised workers in the US rather than in China, unlike political wear sold by, for example, Donald Trump.The Guardian
Read that statement carefully.
Price doesn’t matter. Okay, perhaps for a political sweatshirt, it doesn’t. NOW, extend that philosophy for everything you buy.
Sure, make everything Americans need with high wage unionized workers. That’s fair, but be sure and explain to all Americans what that means for their pocketbook. But as AOC says, the price will be right. And remember, those higher wage workers will be paying more for all they buy as well.