By Matt Walsh. . .“Upgrade or replace every building in US for state-of-the-art energy efficiency.”
“Totally overhaul transportation by massively expanding electric vehicle manufacturing, build charging stations everywhere, build out high- speed rail at a scale where air travel stops becoming necessary, create affordable public transit available to all, with goal to replace every combustion-engine vehicle.”
“A job with a family-sustaining wage, family and medical leave, vacations, and retirement security for every American.”
“Plant lots of trees.”
(Read more from “The 5 Most Hilarious and Insane Things in Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s ‘Green New Deal’ Proposal” HERE)
Democrats’ ‘Green New Deal’ Is a Crazy New Deal That Would Be a Disaster for Us All
By Fox News. The Green New Deal nonbinding congressional resolution unveiled by Democratic lawmakers Thursday calls for economically destructive and environmentally toxic extremist policies that would be an utter disaster for our country and the American people.
The radical and impractical plan could suck trillions of dollars out of our economy, raise costs of much of what we buy, wipe out millions of jobs and plunge our country into a recession or perhaps even a depression. It would be a self-inflicted wound causing enormous harm to us all.
Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., released the proposal, elements of which have already drawn support from some congressional Democrats, including several seeking their party’s presidential nomination.
Calling climate change “a direct threat to the national security of the United States,” the resolution calls for the United States to “achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions through a fair and just transition for all communities and workers.” . . .
The radical plan would replace fossil fuels by building hundreds or even thousands of costly new renewable energy facilities across the country. It also calls for building high-speed rail and eliminating as many gasoline-powered vehicles “as is technologically feasible.” (Read more from “Democrats’ ‘Green New Deal’ Is a Crazy New Deal That Would Be a Disaster for Us All” HERE)