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Elon Musk Taunts Bernie Sanders, Suggests He’ll Sell More Tesla Stock

  • ‘I keep forgetting you’re still alive,’ CEO tweets at senator
  • Tesla shares decline as much as 2.9% in early trading
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Elon Musk, the world’s wealthiest person, directed a series of insults at Bernie Sanders on Twitter after the U.S. senator repeated his call for billionaires to pay more in taxes.

Musk even raised the notion of selling more of his Tesla Inc. shares, which would require him to pay capital gains taxes.