Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez blamed her staffer for the ridiculous FAQ about Green New Deal then ratchets up her predictions of doom and gloom.
AOC sat down with Chris Hayes at a town hall in the Bronx to talk about how we need to “save ourselves and the planet.” She argued that the plan is economically and politically feasible and called for Congress to allow hearings on the issue.
Highlights. . .
First up, she totally threw a staffer under the bus for the failed rollout of the plan on day one with the “draft” talking points:
She really ratcheted up the alarmism, declaring that without her GND, the Bronx and the rest of the planet will have “no livable future for generations coming.” More
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez threw a staffer under the bus for the failed rollout of the plan on day one with the “draft” talking points:
“I definitely had a staffer who had a very bad day at work and did release a working draft early, so I get that’s what they’re seizing on.” @AOC throws staff under the bus when asked about the atrocious #GreenNewDeal launch, FAQ, cow farts. pic.twitter.com/ceEYO3Ps0J
— Matt Whitlock (@mattdizwhitlock) March 30, 2019
Even if I buy that “staffer screwed up and released a working draft” excuse (which I don’t) that does not address how so much idiocy got into a working draft, to start with.
— Tom Elliott (@tomselliott) March 30, 2019
Happiest little seals!!! ????????????????????????!!! pic.twitter.com/cObRa7Ff3Y
— Kate Hyde (@KateHydeNY) March 30, 2019
.@AOC: “How about we start by fully funding the pensions of coal miners in West Virginia?”
— All In w/Chris Hayes (@allinwithchris) March 29, 2019
It appears as if Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has learned all her moves from the Clintons, when you screw up blame someone on your staff, throw them under the bus. But the buck should stop with her… she needs to stand up and accept responsibility for it.