By: Brian Evans

In recent weeks Senator and 2020 Presidential Candidate Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) has pushed for reparations for the descendants of slaves, as she claims that ‘White’s’ owe it to them, for the plight of their ancestors. However, her stance has already come under fire, as for how would you decide who pays for such reparations? Would you force all ‘white people’, even if their ancestors were slaves? Would you force immigrants and descendants of immigrants who came to America post-slavery? Would you make Indians, women, or even the Chinese, who suffered more than any other race? Then, how would you disperse the money? Would those whose families were free be allowed to collect reparations checks or money?

Now, Senator Klobuchar has conveniently shifted her position in saying that reparations for the descendants of slaves do not have to be in the form of direct financial payments. In other words, it would be A NEW ENTITLEMENT TAX ON MOST EVERY AMERICAN, AND DISPERSED AS THEY SEE FIT, TO THOSE WHOM THEY CHOOSE! Ultimately, it further pushes America towards a Socialist nation! Therefore, Klobuchar continues to show her Marxist ideals, despite what the Mainstream Media, Democrats, or Klobuchar herself claim! Klobuchar stated on ‘Meet the Press’ that it is a good debate to have and spoke about investing in communities “hurt by racism.” She added…

“I believe we have to invest in those communities that have been so hurt by racism. It doesn’t have to be a direct pay for each person. But what we can do is, invest in those communities, acknowledge what’s happened. And that means better education. That means looking at, for our whole economy: community college, one-year degrees, minimum wage, childcare, making sure that we have that shared dream of opportunity for all Americans.”

Meanwhile, you have other Democrat Presidential candidates joining in on her Socialist ‘reparations’ bandwagon’! For example, Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) said that America needs to pay reparations, as a way to help African-Americans deal with the “trauma” of slavery! Julian Castro (D-TX) expressed his interest in openness for giving financial payments to the descendants of slaves. Then, Senator and 2020 Candidate Elizabeth Warren (D-CA) refused to deny her support for paying reparations to descendants of slaves, and even promoted paying reparations to Indians as well! Also, Presidential Candidate Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke also has indicated that he would support reparations, as he apologized for his ‘White Privilege’!.

Ultimately, the Democrats ‘reparations’ aspect of their Party’s identity politics isn’t about giving money from those whose ancestors committed atrocities, to those whose ancestors suffered, but instead, it is about shifting wealth and power from the Middle Class to the Elitist Political and Economic class in America!

Conservative Review analyzed Klobuchar’s voting record, and it showed that she is certainly NO MODERATE! In fact, she voted for left-wing policies a whopping 98% of the time, which explains why she has received not only high praise from PBS, the New York Times, CNN, ABC’s ‘The View”, and other left-wing media, but also they pushed for her to run for President! The following shows how she has already voted as Senator on key issues in recent years…

Liberty Score Votes

Date of Vote Vote CR Position Member Vote
02/25/2019 Protect Abortion Survivors by Banning Infanticide in America
02/14/2019 Surrender on the border wall; empower drug cartels and human traffickers
01/17/2019 End taxpayer funding for abortion
12/19/2018 Release dangerous criminals from federal prisons
12/11/2018 Pass a $900 billion farm bill with socialist policies
09/18/2018 Pass a promise-breaking cromnibus before the election
07/31/2018 Extend a broken and almost-insolvent flood insurance program
06/28/2018 Kill amendment to reform food stamps with stronger work requirements, upgraded job training
06/21/2018 Block final repeal of ‘waters of the US’ rule
05/17/2018 ‘Penny Plan’ to balance budget without tax increases
05/16/2018 Reinstate Obama’s net neutrality regulations
03/23/2018 Advance a massive $1.3 trillion omnibus that funds Democrat priorities
03/23/2018 Pass a massive $1.3 trillion omnibus that funds Democrat priorities
02/09/2018 Massive Spending, Debt Ceiling Raise, and Democrat Priorities Funded
01/29/2018 Vote Alert: Allow Vote to Ban Abortions After 20 Weeks (Point of Pain)
01/16/2018 Support Unconstitutional Abuses of Americans’ Privacy
12/20/2017 Tax Cut For America
10/24/2017 Bailout Flood Insurance Program & Spend $36.5B
09/07/2017 The Pelosi-Schumer-Trump debt limit deal
05/04/2017 $1.1 Trillion Spending Bill for Democrat Priorties
04/07/2017 Confirm Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court
09/28/2016 Fund Obama Priorities and Give Planned Parenthood a Raise
06/29/2016 Support a Puerto Rico Bailout
05/19/2016 Support Obama’s War on Suburbs
04/19/2016 Increase Taxpayer Subsidies for “Green Energy” Home Loans
03/14/2016 Confirm Common-Core Supporting Education Secretary
01/19/2016 Lifetime Appointment of a Liberal Judge
12/18/2015 To Advance a $1.1 Trillion Budget Busting Spending Bill
12/09/2015 Expand Federal Control of Education
12/04/2015 1,300 Page $305 Billion Highway Bailout Bill
10/30/2015 Raise Debt Limit by $1.5 Trillion and Increase Spending
10/20/2015 Punish Sanctuary Cities That Violate Immigration Law
06/23/2015 Obamatrade — Fast Track Authority for TPP
04/23/2015 Support Loretta Lynch Nomination
04/14/2015 $500 Billion Healthcare Bill
02/27/2015 Fully Fund Obama’s Executive Amensty
01/29/2015 Approve Keystone XL Pipeline
12/13/2014 Advance $1.1 Trillion Spending Bill that Funds Executive Amnesty
12/13/2014 Declare Obama’s Executive Amnesty Unconstitutional
12/12/2014 Stop Government Land Grab
07/31/2014 Vote to waive budget discipline for Miller-Sanders Veterans deal
07/29/2014 Mike Lee Transportation Empowerment Act
02/12/2014 Advance debt limit increase without spending cuts
01/16/2014 1,582 page Omnibus Spending Bill
12/16/2013 To confirm Jeh Johnson as Secretary of Homeland Security
06/27/2013 Gang of 8 Amnesty Bill
05/06/2013 Internet Sales Tax
04/11/2013 Advance Gun Control Legislation Closer to Passage
03/20/2013 Fund the government and Obamacare
02/12/2013 “Violence Against Women Act”

In the end, Klobucar’s ideology is no different from the most radically left-wing of her Party! Instead, she is simply a better liar, cheat, and politician! In fact, although Klobuchar’s policies in words are moderate, her actions and actual policies are as radically left-wing as Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The main difference, Klobuchar knows when to be quiet, she knows when and what to say, and then no matter what she tells her constituents, she does what is best for her ideologically socialist Democrat Party