The freshmen class of Democrats that have infiltrated Congress have launched a barrage of radical socialist programs.
They are dead set on converting America into a socialist nation as soon as possible, preferably before the 2020 election.
One of their radical socialist programs is the Green New Deal, a program that would kill all usage of coal, oil and natural gas in favor of alleged renewable green energy sources.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is forcing Democrats to reveal their true hands concerning the Green New Deal by forcing a nonbinding resolution vote.
Now, Democratic leaders are finding themselves in a quandary om how to vote on the forced resolution.
The Hill – Dems wrestle over how to vote on ‘Green New Deal’ – Senate Democratic leaders are grappling over how to vote on a controversial climate change proposal that is being championed by progressives and mocked by conservatives.
The plan, offered by firebrand Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) will be voted on on the Senate floor later this year in a GOP-led effort to divide Democrats and get them to go on the record about the “Green New Deal.”
But Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer (N.Y.) has floated a plan with his caucus to vote present on the ambitious legislation. It remains to be seen if Senate Democrats will embrace Schumer’s strategy.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Wednesday panned the Green New Deal as “the far-left’s Santa Claus wish list dressed up to look like serious policy.” …
The Green New Deal would put tens of thousands of people out of work.
It would make all of our vehicles and airlines obsolete.
Forcing the nation to embrace alleged green energy would force energy costs to skyrocket beyond our imagination.
The Green New Deal, without the help their free Medicare for all, would cause economic chaos and the probable collapse of American economics and the government.
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