Mitch McConnell is trolling the Democrats with a Green New Deal vote
13 February, 2019, 02:39 | Author: Lawrence Cooper
Read Breitbart News' original report below. The Resolution also calls for not explicitly the end of the development of fossil fuels, is pushing, to ensure that within the next ten years that the United States "to cover 100 percent of the electricity needs" with Solar and wind energy.
U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) addresses immigration rights activists during a rally calling for "permanent protections for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) holders" in front of the White House in Washington, U.S., February 12, 2019.
President Donald Trump slammed the Green New Deal at a rally Monday in El Paso, Texas, saying it would "shut down American energy". Ocasio-Cortez's chief of staff said this was merely a draft and that it was published by accident.
These extreme tax rates could potentially cause more issues, as Gates said if lawmakers focus on marginal tax rates, "you're missing the picture". While some environmental advocates applauded the plan's grand scope, experts said the plan's aim to get to net-zero carbon emissions in 10 years seemed unrealistic.
"If that has made not just me but other guys think about this, and just be more thoughtful and aware and willing to go that extra mile, and make sure someone else is comfortable in that moment, that's a good thing", he said. Further, in an attempt to illustrate the plan's mammoth scale, its FAQ section states its cost would exceed the value of all resources of "every billionaire and company".
"Simply put, we are proud to be a green airline", she says.
Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., chairman of the Environment and Public Works Committee, however, called the plan "raw deal" that would drive "a stake into the heart of our economy", Politicoreported.
The Kentucky Republican's maneuver is likely an effort to both get the many Democratic senators running for president on the record on the resolution, as well as to demonstrate that there are senators on both sides of the aisle opposed to the outline.
For now, the Green New Deal is only a resolution that can only be brought to the House floor if House Speaker Nancy Pelosi decides to opt in.
That echoed Trump's claim in a tweet last week that the plan would "permanently eliminate all Planes, Cars, Cows, Oil, Gas & the Military".
A massive fire broke out at a central Delhi hotel on Tuesday morning, killing at least 17 people, hospital sources said. Images and videos posted on social media showed thick smoke and flames billowing out of the top floor of the hotel.
Bridges in the city were closed Friday as officials planned to determine when they could be reopened, MLive.com reported . Snowfall amounts will range from an inch to 3 inches (2.5 centimeters to 7.6 centimeters) through Sunday night .
With the White House kitchen too understaffed to cater a meal, Mr Trump stepped in: He ordered burgers, french fries and pizza. Conley said Trump did not undergo any procedures requiring sedation or anesthesia, meaning he did not have a colonoscopy.
Addressing a BJP rally in Guntur amid protests across the state , he targeted the TDP chief accusing him of corruption. A large number of protesters from Andhra Pradesh has already reached the national capital.
But like I said there is still a very long way to go and we have big games coming up and it's not going to be easy. But I think now people are seeing the best Premier League player, the best midfield player at the moment.
Will Smith is pictured in the new sneak peek painted entirely blue, with a shaved head, goatee and gold jewellery. People have a collective cow, but then it looks much better by the time it hits theaters.
PSG confirmed on their website that the Belgian right-back will "the neurological consultation confirmed a slight concussion". Cavani pulled a thigh strain when scoring the victor from spot against Bordeaux on Saturday.
I am starting a petition for the other 28 teams in the Major League Baseball to offer this man a contract to keep him out of NY . Harper, 26, is coming off a season where he slashed.249/.393/.496 with 34 home runs and a career-high 100 RBI.
Meanwhile Mrs May welcomed the Maltese Prime Minister, Joseph Muscat, to Downing Street for talks on Monday evening. That might mean that she's back before the end of this month with something concrete to vote on.
She had " major concerns " about the fairness of the trial proceedings and had sought an official visit to the kingdom. Saudi Arabia has previously denied Turkey's extradition request for the 11 suspects.
Snow, freezing rain to hit Chicago region Monday night
There was also a winter weather advisory in effect for southwestern MI and parts of south and central Pennsylvania. In addition to areas in the Northeast, eastern Iowa, Wisconsin and northern MI will experience the worst snow.
Trump, Xi unlikely to meet before March 1 trade deadline
Trump claims that he is in a warm relationship with the Chinese president . "They're hoping for more success", he said. The S&P 500 Index tumbled to its low of the day, down 1.6 percent in its biggest drop in more than a month.
After delay, Apple releases a fix for FaceTime bug
Now, Apple has finally credited Thompson and Daven Morris from Arlington, Texas in the patch notes to its latest update. Apple had disabled Group FaceTime last week - after the bug that allowed eavesdropping to users was reported publicly .