Broadly speaking, Democrats do support action on climate change - two-thirds say it "should be a top priority for Trump and Congress this year" - but the question is whether they will support the Green New Deal as they learn more about it.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) made a decisive move Tuesday, saying that he hopes President Donald Trump will "decide to sign" the compromise border deal brokered by a bipartisan group of lawmakers.
The Green New Deal is a non-binding Congressional resolution introduced by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Edward Markey that would legislate government-led investment in clean energy infrastructure with the goal of making America carbon neutral within a decade.
The so-called Green New Deal came under fire nearly immediately from Republicans, saying it would cost trillions of dollars, would destroy the US economy and result in huge tax increases.
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Some Democrats on Tuesday responded by defending the Green New Deal. Sen.
Even the left-leaning NPR admitted the Green New Deal's objectives would be "very hard to implement".
"We are not only being disrupted by economic change, we're being disrupted by climate change", Buttigieg said. Ed Markey (D-MA).The plan goes far beyond energy to urge national health care coverage and job guarantees, as well as high-quality education and affordable housing. A woman described a date with Ansari, which she said ended with him pressuring her into performing oral sex. His status as the vice chair of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus suggests he could help woo Republican support for the measure. The Resolution would mean an end to "American energy" as well as "a little thing called air travel", - said the President on Monday evening in the town on the border with Mexico. The Green New Deal outlines various environmental factors contributing to substantial quality of life, addressing each one by assuring the setup of a new political system, which will regulate new economical changes in partnership with local communities.
"It is way out of the mainstream of the American public to the point that it is scary", Barrasso said.