Nancy Pelosi gets great lesson in economics after tweeting anti-capitalist cartoon

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi tweeted what has been described as an anti-capitalist cartoon Wednesday in support of raising the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour.

The Houston Chronicle cartoon depicts a businessman standing on a huge pile of money, screaming at a person advocating for a minimum wage increase. The caption reads: “Your greed is hurting the economy.”

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Living by the promise of the hashtag, the California Democrat’s tweet included #raisethewage.

As might be expected, Twitter users jumped at the opportunity to school the Democrat in the basics of economics. documented a few of the responses:


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