Browsing All posts tagged under »Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY)«

Ocasio-Cortez’s Tornado Tweet Versus Scientific Facts

May 31, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ During a recent tornado warning for Washington DC, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) issued a tweet claiming the tornado warning illustrated that “climate change is real y’all.” Ocasio-Cortez’s tweet revealed just how little she knows about climate change. Ocasio-Cortez wrote in her tweet, “we DO know that tornadoes HAVE been […]

Happer Versus AOC: A Telling Contrast

April 24, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) is by far the best known climate change alarmist today, having way surpassed Al Gore for that title. Gore is now something of a has-been in the fame department. On the other side, Will Happer is far and away the best known skeptic (not counting President Trump, […]

For Love Or Clickbait? Snopes.com Leaps To Correct Obviously Silly Ocasio-Cortez Items

April 18, 2019 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Snopes.com claims to be a fact-checking website, but its recent rash of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defense items suggests it’s a liberal clickbait site. There are five items just in the first 15 days of April. None of them evaluate if AOC mangled facts. They’re all on defense. — April 15: “Did U.S. […]

Senate Rude Awakening For Green New Dreamers

April 3, 2019 by

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By Larry Bell ~ The terrifyingly naïve socialist Green New Deal (GND) proposed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez offers the best example I can think of why 16-year-olds shouldn’t be given the right to vote. It’s not so much that I fear that Congress would actually succeed in enacting legislation to replace all fossil energy with windmills […]

America’s Past Shows Why Socialism Won’t Work

April 3, 2019 by

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By Kay Coles James (President of The Heritage Foundation) ~ Socialism is trending in America. Politicians once ran from the term; now more embrace it. And polls show younger people are favoring it. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., won a seat in Congress by promising free health care for all, free college tuition, and something called […]

Green New Deal Fails In The Senate

March 28, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ The Green New Deal was designed to “mobilize every aspect of American society on a scale not seen since World War II.” That’s how Freshman Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s fact sheet pitched the plan. Yesterday it was shot down 57-0 by the Senate.  The entire Republican caucus and three Democrats voted against […]

Democrats Refuse To Vote For Green New Deal They Endorsed

March 27, 2019 by

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By Rachel del Guidice ~ The Senate on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected Democrats’ so-called Green New Deal, touted to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as a way of combating climate change. The vote was 57-0 against proceeding to debate, with 42 Democrats and one independent voting “present.” Among other things, the Green New Deal would require significant […]