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Leon Cooperman Won’t Attend Elizabeth Warren’s Tax Hearing, But Will Watch It

  • Billionaire investor calls Senator’s invitation ‘disingenuous’
  • He agrees rich must pay higher tax rate than the middle class
Leon Cooperman
Leon CoopermanPhotographer: Christopher Goodney/Bloomberg
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Leon Cooperman declined an invitation from Senator Elizabeth Warren to testify at a tax hearing.

The billionaire investor called the invitation “self-serving and disingenuous” and declared that the hearing will be “conducted in a showboating atmosphere not conducive to serious debate.”