Justice Democrats is a political action committee dedicated to purging the Democratic Party of corporate-backed establishment types and replacing them with socialist celebrities such as Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) and other members of the so-called "Squad."
Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D., Mass.), who has endorsed the Green New Deal and Medicare for All, will be attending a fundraiser organized by the founding partner of a lobbying firm that represents Exxon Mobil and Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) on Thursday called a man's "sci-fi" proposal for a "high concept" monorail system around Queens an "inspiring" example of what the Green New Deal could accomplish.
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) said his climate change plan will result in “a lot of taxpayers out there who will be paying more in taxes” during CNN's climate town hall.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) in an interview on Thursday said Sen. Joe Manchin's (D., W.Va.) role as chairman on the Senate Energy and Commerce Committee will make passing the Green New Deal a “huge challenge.”