Bernie Sanders Releases 10 Years Of His Tax Returns

Senator Bernie Sanders released a decade of tax returns on Monday after being pressured to do so during his second presidential run according to National Public Radio. The returns provided by his campaign detail how Sanders and his wife Jane saw their income jump in 2015 from $240,622 to $1,073,333 a year later. Sanders and his wife have made a total of $2.79 million since then, putting them in the category of the super-rich after his bestselling book delivered high amounts of royalties. Sanders said the returns display “that our family has been very fortunate.””I consider paying more in taxes as my income rose to be both an obligation and an investment in our country,” he wrote. “I will…