Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joined climate change protesters at Nancy Pelosi‚Äôs office earlier this week, and the likely next Speaker of the House praised them. That seems to have emboldened the Representative-Elect from New York, who is now getting her fear-mongering game on:
Thank you, @NancyPelosi.
We have 10 years left to plan and implement a Green New Deal before cataclysmic climate disaster.
Reinstating the Select Committee is exactly what we need to do. https://t.co/Uy5BnrLZcR
‚ÄĒ Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@Ocasio2018) November 13, 2018
How many ‚Äú10 years or else‚ÄĚ warnings has the country heard in the last few decades?
"Things Said Once A Decade For Last Century" for 1000, Alex https://t.co/0YBd6qTb8f
‚ÄĒ Ben McDonald (@Bmac0507) November 15, 2018
Serving up more ‚Äú10 years or else‚ÄĚ warnings is the surest way to generate plenty of eye rolls these days.
Ocasio-Cortez: Trump and the Republicans use "fear" to get what they want
Also Ocasio-Cortez: Do my plan or face "cataclysmic climate disaster" in 10 years https://t.co/dFRHB0qlMp
‚ÄĒ Ryan Saavedra (@RealSaavedra) November 13, 2018
But it‚Äôs ok when THEY do it.