Guest post by Patch Adams
During a recent visit to Daemen College, Democratic National Committee Chairwoman, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, was asked what was needed to break the gridlock in Congress when it comes to fighting Climate Change.
Her answer: Elect fewer members of the Tea Party
(00:00-00:14) Video below:
Reporter: ‘What can we do to get the Congress unstuck and stop denying science?”
Wasserman Schultz: “Elect fewer members of the Tea Party. That’s the political answer.”
Congresswoman Schultz then proceeded to mock Marco Rubio’s belief that man made Climate Change doesn’t exist and she continued to spread the myth that 97% of scientists believe in Global Warming just before she dropped, what should have been considered, a political oops: A carbon tax is coming (2:36-4:02):
“The carbon tax, the Cap and Trade legislation, that was originally a Republican idea. It was developed in the 1970’s when the clean air act was initially adopted. We’ve already got energy companies who are changing and national companies that are planning for the fact that are going to have to pay a carbon tax. They know it’s coming. That’s not the only solution…”
Read the rest here.