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Biden's climate change policy would cause
more economic harm than coronavirus

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Posted By: Pluperfect, 7/19/2020 4:16:11 AM

If you think the economic shutdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic was bad, be forewarned: the economic impact of former Vice President Joe Biden’s new climate change plan would make the last few months look like prosperity. Biden’s original climate change plan was to spend $1.7 trillion over a decade and phase out fossil fuels by 2050. But that plan was unveiled during the primary season, and since then the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee has moved further left. Apparently, Biden’s earlier plan wasn’t extreme enough to please the far-left activists who surround him, so he went back to the drawing board and came up with something even more drastic.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: franq 7/19/2020 8:42:06 AM (No. 483474)
Any climate change legislation would be a disaster, economically and practically. This is evidenced by the devastation of the appliance and automotive industries by all the EPA regulations. Cars that shut themselves off at stoplights. Engines with cylinder-disabling solenoids that blow lifters at 70k. Washing machines that last 3 years. I could go on.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Strike3 7/19/2020 9:10:56 AM (No. 483526)
The only question in Joe's mind is whether to use the Chakrabarti Plan, AOC's plan, Greta's plan or the old Algore plan. Bottom line, they all result in billions of dollars of American dollars going to Europe and framed Carbon Credit Certificates for everybody.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 7/19/2020 10:37:03 AM (No. 483651)
When you argue the details of the Green New Deal - - the leftists have won. Do not argue the details! They do not matter! The entire premise of gullible warming is a hoax - - a fake - - a scam. The argument should begin and end there. It's a fake - - it doesn't exist - - so none of the details matter!
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