The Green New Deal (GND)

Posted By Mike Benefiel

   The Democratic Establishment Needs to Understand the GND or they will be left at the station. 

“The Green New Deal is a plan to fight climate change. It would reduce greenhouse gas emissions, cutting them in half by 2030. That’s what it would take to limit global warming to less than 2.7 degrees Fahrenheit by 2100. It’s the Paris Agreement’s most ambitious climate goal.

Here is a link to the text of the resolution for the wonkish:

https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-resolution/109/text

The following  are great articles on the GND: 

https://www.vox.com/energy-and-environment/2018/12/21/18144138/green-new-deal-alexandria-ocasio-cortez

https://www.thebalance.com/green-new-deal-4582071

Note:  The 23rd LD committees will be working to compile information and identify actions to pursue on issues like the Green New Deal (GND).  

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