Buttigieg: Green New Deal resolution 'the right beginning'

Hugh Fox
February 12, 2019

Ed Markey (D-Massachusetts).

Lastly, she also added that in order for the Green New Deal to succeed, the Federal Reserve would have to step in and back the giant economic overhaul- primarily by printing new bills which would most likely push the financial body beyond its 2% inflation target.

Phillips began by asking if students supported Ocasio-Cortez's plan.

"The Green New Deal is now a litmus test for progressive leadership in 2019".

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First, it appears that the period of sleet will be shorter...that means more freezing rain to accumulate on trees and power lines. On Tuesday morning, a winter storm with significant snow, freezing rain, and strong winds is expected to move into our area.


But later that day, it seems Ocasio-Cortez forgot what she'd said earlier, pushing the label of "massive government intervention" as one coming from the right.

"The distinction between a generic Green New Deal and the one proposed by Ms. Ocasio-Cortez was also muddied in a petition posted by the Sunrise Movement, 350.org, Justice Democrats, and other climate groups that declared" 81% of Americans support the Green New Deal". Global warming is a threat to the planet.

"I don't agree with us having to take away flying in the air, or taking away coal and things like that".

And part of what the #GreenNewDeal says, at last, is that Flint wasn't an accident.

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Joseph Votel testifies before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, on February 5, 2019, in Washington. The official also warned that the Islamic State would benefit from any U.S. withdrawal of over 2,000 troops from Syria.


It's a structural failure to care, & treat these communities fairly.

The billionaire businessman and a proud climate change skeptic stopped short of traditionally branding it the "worst deal" ever, but he apparently believes spending trillions to fully transform and rebuild the United States economy would be a waste that'd undermine America's competitive advantage on the world stage.

"Now is the time to be bold and unapologetic in our demand for solutions to rampant economic insecurity and the climate crisis".

So said Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as she kicked off questioning about current U.S. campaign-finance laws Wednesday at a House committee hearing on government ethics, Vox reports.

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As Presente.org executive director Matt Nelson charged: "Families across the country deserve to live in safe communities, free from climate devastation and harmful fossil fuel production; and we deserve a Congress who is not afraid to protect our climate and all the people".

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