The Heartland Institute’s Donald Kendal, Justin Haskins, and Chris Talgo are joined by the Center of the American Experiment’s Isaac Orr for episode 401 of the In The Tank Podcast. After making waves years ago with the outrageous and outlandish Green New Deal proposal, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez is resurrecting the legislation. What is the significance of this move? Will the Green New Deal have stronger legs this time around? Is this just a last-gasp attempt at driving this agenda down the throats of Americans? The ITT crew will discuss these questions and more.
PRIMARY TOPIC – The Green New Deal Is Back
Fox News – The Green New Deal is back, and it’s more radical than ever
AOC – DELIVERING A GREEN NEW DEAL
The Hill – UN climate chief calls fossil fuel phase out key to curbing warming but may not be on talks’ agenda
AP News – US Army Corps revokes permit for Minnesota mine, cites threat to downstream tribe’s water standards
WDIO – U.S. Army Corp of Engineers revokes permit for NewRange Copper Nickel project
Mother Jones – The Next Big Thing in Recycling: Expired Solar Panels