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Elizabeth Warren says the stock market has become a ‘playground for the billionaires’. She’s calling for a wealth tax to fix it.

Elizabeth Warren

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts stressed the need for a wealth tax to counter wealth inequality in the country during an interview on CNBC on Thursday.

Brought on to discuss the GameStop trade that shook the stock market in the last two weeks, Warren told CNBC’s Wilfred Frost and Sara Eisen that the Securities and Exchange Commission needs stricter and clearer rules on market manipulation. Without them, she said the stock market is like a “casino” and is not reflective of the state of the economy. Warren also cited the importance of new stimulus details ⇒

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