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Sen. Bernie Sanders Envisions
a Federal Takeover of U.S.
Renewable Energy Production

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Posted By: M2, 8/26/2019 7:26:54 AM

"Climate change is a global emergency," Sen. Bernie Sanders declared, and on Thursday, he unveiled a $16.3 TRILLION plan -- that's Trillion with a "T," to fight climate change. According to Sanders' campaign website, he aims to reach 100 percent renewable energy for electricity and transportation by no later than 2030 and complete decarbonization by 2050 at latest. He would do this by "expanding the existing federal Power Marketing Administrations to build new solar, wind, and geothermal energy sources." A federal takeover, in other words. The four existing federal Power Marketing Administrations (PMAs) include the Bonneville Power Administration; Western Area Power Administration;

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Saryden 8/26/2019 7:32:32 AM (No. 162378)
I would think Sen Bernie Sanders' constituents would hide their heads in shame. What a greedy, lying doofus he is!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lawsy0 8/26/2019 7:34:49 AM (No. 162382)
Sixteen trillion is enough to bring Al Gore back from the political grave!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 8/26/2019 7:40:07 AM (No. 162392)
Crazy Bernie is the correct moniker.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: jalo1951 8/26/2019 7:40:53 AM (No. 162393)
This is not socialism, this is communism. And you wonder why they are so hot to destroy the 2nd Amendment?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: rinohunter 8/26/2019 7:44:49 AM (No. 162401)
Can someone finally "red flag" crazy Bernie? This knucklehead ought to be fitted with a straight-jacket and placed in a rubber room. He's really goofy...and ditto for his wacked supporters.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: IAmButASimpleCaveman 8/26/2019 7:47:24 AM (No. 162403)
oh i get it - you mean like replacing solyndra management with political appointees - you know - "smart" management
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Reply 7 - Posted by: BillW. 8/26/2019 7:47:45 AM (No. 162405)
And that would be just the beginning of a whole series of takeovers, right Bernie? It always is. MAGA
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Reply 8 - Posted by: another_clinton 8/26/2019 7:54:38 AM (No. 162409)
Go talk to Obami about climate change while sipping magaritas on his beach in Marthas Vineyard.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Knotwyrkin 8/26/2019 8:07:53 AM (No. 162423)
Ah yes, the Post Office and Amtrak of Energy Production.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Gruntmedic 8/26/2019 8:15:02 AM (No. 162435)
He's starting show his real color's. I think Stalin did this.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Gruntmedic 8/26/2019 8:17:23 AM (No. 162440)
He probably won't be alive in 2030.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Clinger 8/26/2019 8:26:41 AM (No. 162449)
This isn't a joke this kind of thinking is as great a danger as the world has ever faced. Our existence beyond subsistence farming is 100% dependent on relatively cheap energy. Take that energy away and how many of our 330 million people are capable of surviving? Are you ready to gamble that Bernie is a capable engineer? Only government, big totalitarian government has ever played with plans that will result in the deaths of tens of millions of innocent people. Horseman party of four, your table is ready. So much of left-wing thought is a kind of playing with fire by people who don't even know that fire is hot.--- George Orwell
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Pearson365 8/26/2019 8:32:48 AM (No. 162459)
“According to Sanders' campaign website, he aims to reach 100 percent renewable energy for electricity and transportation by no later than 2030....” Does Bernie the Red mean that all the trucks and cars we currently use and the ones we plan on purchasing will either be unable to buy fuel in 10 years or simply be banned? Same question for aviation fuel consuming airplanes, diesel powered freight & passenger trains as well as ships and the tugs that move barges. And, does Bernie have an alternative for replacing all of these needed transportation systems by 2030? The most frightening thing about Sanders is not him but the people who support him. See photo of the Chico, CA audience in article. Do they applaud his freedom destroying madness because they are unable to understand the consequences? Or, like Bernie, does their hatred for America, capitalism, success and most of all, individual freedom, overwhelm their common sense?
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Reply 14 - Posted by: jacksin5 8/26/2019 8:48:10 AM (No. 162478)
Solar powered Tanks and Planes? Offensives called on account of rain? Sander's Soviet style 10 year plan will work as well here as it did there.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Periwinkel 8/26/2019 8:57:31 AM (No. 162485)
A government takeover of "renewable energy" insures it will never produce anything more than it does right at this moment. Apologies to whomever..."To err is human, but if you really want to bollix up the works, turn the project over to a government agency!"
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Reply 16 - Posted by: HotRod 8/26/2019 9:05:44 AM (No. 162493)
Us old men are supposed to have fantasies about something other than government, renewable energy, or communism! I think it proves that Bernie is beyond help.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: EJKrausJr 8/26/2019 9:33:40 AM (No. 162524)
And the introduction of massive bread lines and food lines for the starvation that would follow. Bernie left that out. He wants to be Lysenko of the old USSR. Just ask the Ukrainians what he did to them. If Bernie has his way, we will be Venezuela by 2030.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: ARKfamily 8/26/2019 9:45:17 AM (No. 162534)
This gives me a clue as to what a greedy, faithless person thinks. . .
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Reply 19 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 8/26/2019 9:52:07 AM (No. 162541)
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Reply 20 - Posted by: NorthernDog 8/26/2019 9:56:51 AM (No. 162547)
FTA:Sanders said his massive program would retrain oil rig workers and coal miners for green energy jobs. My guess is these people don't want to climb atop a windmill to replace its bearings, or dust-off solar panels. They are cut-out for heavy, physical labor that pays well.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: hershey 8/26/2019 10:31:56 AM (No. 162600)
The only emergency is he is having problems getting his bowels to move, that is why he is so grouchy...
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Ben Around 8/26/2019 10:33:49 AM (No. 162604)
The democrats declare that Trump is a Nazi and an autocrat. Yet each democrat candidate has pledged if elected they would assume dictatorial powers and raise taxes, provide medicare for all, outlaw guns, throw Trump in jail, etc. I hope the majority of the American people are intelligent enough now to fall for this crap.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: cor-vet 8/26/2019 10:34:37 AM (No. 162606)
I wonder what kind of energy Bernie will use to power that $175,000 Audi R8 he drives, as he travels from house to beach house and back.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: volksford 8/26/2019 10:50:52 AM (No. 162624)
Somebody get this bum a room next to Jimmy Carter ,
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Reply 25 - Posted by: DVC 8/26/2019 12:03:21 PM (No. 162729)
Bernie Sanders' dream is Soviet style totalitarianism here in the USA. He was a huge fan of the soviet system, honeymooned in the Soviet Union. Go to hell, Bernie, not happening here. I keep hoping to read his obit one day, and stop this horror show.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: tom7 8/26/2019 2:35:37 PM (No. 162929)
Bernie Sanders "envisions" all manner of weird and wonderful things that have no basis in reality. It might be that his brain was permanently damaged in those drinking binges in Russia. He has been raging at the world for upwards of 50 years, and has never yet been coherent.
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