Saturday, 23 February, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Tweets Fiery Response To Trump's Green New Deal Criticism

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Andrew Cummings | 13 February, 2019, 01:43

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Green New Deal as a flunky high school idea Monday night, prompting the Bronx congresswoman to mock the president's intellect.

It is unclear if President Donald Trump will accept the new deal or not.

In terms of hair and makeup, Ocasio-Cortez had her hair wrapped an uncomplicated bun and has even revealed she wears a brand of red lipstick that costs $22.

As IJR previously reported, Ocasio-Cortez's rollout of her long-awaited Green New Deal resolution was met with laughter after a fact-sheet about the resolution claimed that the longterm goals included replacing air travel with trains, renovating every building in America, and stopping cows from farting.

The Democratic Queens representative's Green New Deal promises to help curb climate change by cutting carbon emissions while also stimulating the economy with new jobs. Earlier in his speech, he'd suggested the deal would mean "you're not allowed to own cows anymore".

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Markey's office did not immediately respond to requests for comment on a Senate floor vote. Co-sponsors in the Senate include 2020 contenders such as California Senator Kamala Harris, New Jersey Senator Corey Booker, New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, and Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren. "Before the end of this month, I'll make a decision and an announcement".

At least six Democrats running for president have backed the proposal.

"I know I speak for members on both sides of the aisle when I say we are grateful to our colleagues on the appropriations committee for their leadership", McConnell said Tuesday on the Senate floor.

The Sunrise Movement, a youth organization backing the Green New Deal, plans to launch a multi-state campaign in March to drum up support, featuring stops in Michigan, Kentucky and Pennsylvania.

Still, Ocasio-Cortez's team made the rounds on the media telling reporters that the FAQ document was doctored or not sanctioned by her team. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of NY told reporters after McConnell announced plans for a vote.

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