|Green New Deal: The First Steps|
|04/09/2019||116th Congress||Anita W|
|keywords: Green New Deal Ocasio Cortez greenhouse Climate Change|
The 116th Congress (2019-2020) took the first steps to enter the green generation with the resolution H.Res.109. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) is the sponsor and central figure for the lofty idea of the Green New Deal.
Calls for Creation
Rep. Cortez is creating a stir in the House with her ideas. While some see the creation of a deficit, others see the overall design of the Green New Deal and the resolution to recognize it as the answer to climate change and socioeconomic issues. The issues alone are polarizing, and the Green New Deal creates a more massive divide.
The goals of the Green New Deal resolution calls for the following:
H.Res.109’s (Recognizing the duty of the Federal Government to create a Green New Deal) goal is to see the effort put into the projects over ten years.
Specific projects and goals:
The Green New Deal and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) are both divisive subjects in their own right. Together, she is making her mark with the Resolution, as the sole sponsor. Where it goes from here is anyone's guess.
by Anita W
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