SCOTT TIPTON: How much are you raising taxes to pay for [single payer], what's the number, what's the cost?
DIANE MITSCH BUSH: I do not know what that number is.
DIANE MITSCH BUSH: I am not a socialist. I grew up in Minnesota as a DFL'er, Democratic Farmer Labor.
Beyond just embracing Bernie Sanders/Jared Polis single payer, Mitsch Bush has made several donations to the socialist publication In These Times. The magazine, founded by a former Communist, has made bizarre and outrageous claims for decades including accusing the U.S. military of committing acts of terror in response to 9/11:
"While Mitsch Bush may claim she is not a socialist, her checkered past donating socialist publications and willingness to support unspecified tax increases for socialized medicine is sure to leave Western Coloradans wondering." -Colorado RNC Spokesperson Kyle Kohli
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