Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) on Friday argued Republicans were motivated to enact pro-life legislation by their racism and Christian bigotry.
The New York attorney general’s office is trying to use a whistleblower defense to keep emails between their office and a third-party attorney sealed and out of public view, despite the person at issue’s active efforts to persuade governments across the country to sue large energy producers.
Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) on Sunday attempted to downplay her claim that the world will end in 12 years unless Congress acts on climate change by mocking Republicans and saying, “You’d have to have the social intelligence of a sea sponge to think it’s literal.”
Beto O’Rourke needs to regain some of the momentum that accompanied the launch of his presidential campaign in March. His campaign has floundered in recent weeks, overshadowed by the rise of South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who has surpassed O’Rourke in recent polls. The former congressman and failed Senate candidate is currently in sixth place, according to the Real Clear Politics polling average, and is just fourth among white male candidates in the crowded Democratic primary field. Even the ladies of The View are starting to lose interest in his candidacy.
Beto O’Rourke, the former Congressman and failed Senate candidate jockeying for position in the crowded “straight white male” lane of the Democratic presidential primary, has finally unveiled a policy proposal.
The Green New Deal would have essentially no effect on global warming, a new report argues, while imposing enormous economic and social costs.
The mayor of Victoria, British Columbia told a local radio show she’s no longer convinced that launching lawsuits against energy producers like Exxon, Shell, and BP is the best use of the city’s resources towards the goal of fighting climate change, suggesting localities may be reconsidering such efforts.