Green New Deal

Ocasio-Cortez on Green New Deal: We’ve Confronted Prior Threats Like Depression, World War II with ‘Mobilization’ of the Economy

During a town hall on MSNBC on Friday, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) stated that the Green New Deal isn’t just about climate, but is also about the economy and social and racial justice. She added that the U.S. has “confronted this type of stagnation and this type of systemic threat” before during the Great Depression, World War II, and the Cold War by mobilizing the economy.

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Blue State Blues: Why Joe Biden Has to Run for President

The simple reason that Joe Biden must run for President of the United States is that almost all the other Democratic candidates are so radical that only Biden can stop the party from taking itself — and perhaps the country — off a cliff.

Former US Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the First State Democratic Dinner in Dover, Delaware, on March 16, 2019. (Photo by SAUL LOEB / AFP) (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Watch: Elizabeth Warren Compares ‘Green New Deal’ to Moon Landing

Tuesday during a speech on the U.S. Senate floor, 2020 Democratic presidential primary candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) compared Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Ed Markey’s (D-MA) so-called Green New Deal to the 1969 moon landing. Partial transcript as

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Gillibrand: Passing Green New Deal Is the ‘Same’ as Moon Landing

Tuesday during a press conference on Washington D.C., 2020 Democratic presidential primary candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Ed Markey’s (D-MA) so-called Green New Deal was “the same” as the 1969 moon landing. Gillibrand said,

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