Opponents of the Green New Deal have rightly slammed the proposal as nothing more than an attempt to implement pedal-to-the-metal socialism in the U.S., and obviously Dem. Sen. Brian Schatz doesn’t like the “s-word” applied to the plan that all declared Democrat candidates for president say they support:

What’s that even mean?

Schatz tried to explain himself to some people:

In other words:

Yeah, good luck with that spin, Dems.

But Sen. Chris Murphy has Schatz’s back:

Ah, the old “you’re socialist too because you use government services” comeback from a congressional Dem. Tried and true.