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Tesla’s billionaire CEO Elon Musk, who has been unloading billions of dollars worth of Tesla stock since last week, taunted Bernie Sanders on Twitter over the weekend after the US senator reiterated his call for the rich to pay more in taxes.

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“We must demand that the extremely wealthy pay their fair share. Period,” Senator Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) tweeted on Saturday, reiterating its stance that the US government should increase taxes on America’s richest people.

Moscow targeting 80-year-old Sanders reacted On Sunday by saying, “I keep forgetting you’re still alive.”

“Do I want to sell more stock, Bernie? Just say the words…” Musk gibe, saying in a follow-up Tweet That Sanders is “a taker, not a producer.”

Tesla chief, as world’s richest man – according to a net worth of more than $264 billion Businesshala‘ Presumption—has become a central figure in the ongoing billionaire tax debate in Washington.

Musk has been selling shares of Tesla since last week, a. after pledging to abide by the consequences of Twitter Poll and sell his 10% stake—though it hasn’t reached that point yet.

The Tesla billionaire has so far sold off nearly $7 billion worth of the electric vehicle-maker’s stock, causing Tesla shares to drop nearly 15% last week.

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