Why Ed Markey is Desperate to Avoid Voting on His “Green New Deal”

Today’s Campaign Update
(Because The Campaign Never Ends)

Oh. Why, nobody could’ve seen that coming. Oh, wait… – Useless North Carolina RINO Senator Richard Burr told the leering press yesterday that the incredibly mis-named Senate Intelligence Committee has found no evidence of “collusion” with Russia by the Trump Campaign, Trump Transition Team or Trump Administration. Go figure.

Like American Gestapo Chief, er, “Special Counsel” Robert Mueller, Senate Intel is winding down its fake investigation because there is no “there” there – never was, isn’t now, and never will be. Democrats and fake journalists who really bought into this fantasy play expressed their shock and dismay, but Burr and his partner in this fake investigation – Virginia Democrat Senator Mark Warner – are finally giving up the ghost and directing their committee to move onto greener pastures.

Hey, here’s an idea – maybe y’all can go back to doing your actual job and start exercising a little congressional oversight over the nation’s still-corrupt “intelligence” community. What a novel concept.

Sen. Ed Markey wants to “sponsor” the incredibly destructive “Green New Deal”… – but he just doesn’t want to “vote” for the incredibly destructive “Green New Deal.” That was the message sent out by the despicable Democrat from Massachusetts on Tuesday after Mitch McConnell told the press he is making plans to hold a vote on the hilariously inept congressional resolution that Alexandria Ocasio Cortez rolled out into the public domain last week.

“I’ve noted with great interest the Green New Deal,” McConnell said, “And we’re going to be voting on that in the Senate. Give everybody an opportunity to go on record and see how they feel about the Green New Deal.” In other words, the Senate Majority Leader wants to get every Democrat member in that body on the record supporting things like destroying the miracle of air flight, destroying the nation’s thriving oil and gas industry, making cars too expensive for all but the wealthy to afford and throwing the United States quickly into an economic depression that would make the 1930s look like a walk in the park.

Sen. Markey wants none of that voting nonsense. He wants to be able to keep up his 30-year practice of being a rank demagogue on the “Global Warming” issue without actually having votes in favor of the invariably-Socialist/fascist “solutions” proposed by the fake “green” community dirtying up his record.

Thus it was that, shortly after McConnell made his promise to hold a vote, Markey issued this response that reeks of desperation:

“Don’t let Mitch McConnell fool you: this is nothing but an attempt to sabotage the movement we are building. He wants to silence your voice so Republicans don’t have to explain why they are climate change deniers. McConnell wants this to be the end, this is just the beginning.”

Yeah, it’s a “beginning” all right – Markey may or may not realize it just yet, but the roll-out of this creepy proposal to turn our country into just another starving, third-world socialist/fascist failed state is indeed the beginning of the end of the Democrat Party’s quest to regain the levers of power in Washington. Democrats have only managed to win elections over the past half-century by lying about their real beliefs and intentions. The Green New Deal removes that mask for all to see, and it is an incredibly ugly face that most Americans will never support.

So, in case you’re wondering, that is why Markey and other senate Democrats will do everything they can to avoid casting a vote on AOC’s incredibly destructive proposal.

Hey, maybe this is another reason… – You don’t have to believe me or any other conservative voice on how awful the Green New Deal really is – you could listen to the founder of the far-left eco-terrorist group “GreenPeace” if you want.

Patrick Moore, in an interview with the New American, basically characterized Markey’s proposal as a global suicide pact:  “It is quite amazing that someone that is in government — actually elected to the government of the United States of America — would propose that we eliminate all fossil fuels in 12 years,” he said in an on-camera interview with The New American from Canada. “This would basically result, if we did it on a global level, it would result in the decimation of the human population from 7-odd billion down to who knows how few people.”

Oh. Well, gosh, maybe it isn’t such a great idea, then.

Hold the vote, Mitch. Put these soulless ghouls on the record for posterity.

That is all.

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Jimmy MacAfee

Ever notice Markey looks like an X-Files villain, or someone from Nine Eyes (Daniel Craig Bond series)
Most of those villains were smart, though fictional; Markey isn’t fictional; he’s a liar, and stupid!


I found some projected cost estimates for Moonbeam’s Monster in California. They don’t have a chance at hitting the estimates as always, but here they are. Their high speed rail project has an estimated cost of $89,000,000 per mile. AOC wants to build high speed rail everywhere, so we will need lots and lots of added rail lines, if we are going to use it as our primary means of transportation. There aren’t a lot of rails in my neck of the woods or across America for that matter. Many places have only a single rail line and we will need two way travel to get to and from. As an example, lets just say it will take three times the current amount of rail for a comprehensive high speed rail system that links the entire country. It could also be five times the current amount however three will suffice for this example. In 2006, American Railroads operated 140,490 miles of track. 140,490 X 89,000,000 = 12,503,610,000,000 X 3 = $37,510,830,000,000! $37.5 TRILLION is a whole lot of piggy banks for sure. We could just build a lot less, then we would need a lot more of those pesky cars.

Jimmy MacAfee

And they’ll never get built, because environmentalists would block nearly every mile of every route, and cause endless delays with endless court battles. End result? Economic collapse. Which is what they’ve always wanted. As we all know.

Or…in another scenario: Californians whose farms were ruined by the same environmentalist creatures as above cut off water to the San Joaquin Valley believed it was part of a Pelosi-and-cronies plot to buy up the land at fire sale prices (which may be the reason behind the more recent Calif. fires, y’know?) So the land for prospective routes will be condemned, and the investors will buy the land cheap, then sell it at current rail line prices to the federal government. A variation of the Solyndra scheme, except that this will be a bail-in, not a bail-out.


Trust me…..the Dems will vote ‘present’ or abstain altogether ~

Jimmy MacAfee

A lesson learned and practiced in the Illinois legislature by Comrade Odumbo, and taught to his semi-literate minions!


This is getting so over the top! Good going Dems. You are finally on Trumps/our side by exposing how dumb you are.


Unfortunately there are millions of others who are as dumb as the newest Dems are. AOC has three million plus twitter followers who are all in on ANYTHING she has to say. I firmly believe that most Americans aren’t actually that stupid, but sometimes I wonder. We have one of the greatest lifestyles on Earth with a remarkable amount of freedom. I AM NOT interested in seeing that screwed up by a bunch of what I call Stupids.


Some of our “Adult” grandchildren are in that 3 million who think she has all the answers. These kids are terribly brainwashed and I blame the schools — and the media. All I can do is pray and turn it over!

Jimmy MacAfee

Senator Markey Mark and the Funky Bunch – (with apologies to Wahlberg) – has reduced himself, once again, to a shrunken head from some Kuru-stricken island. Much like former Clowns In America Jillian HPD (a personality disorder) Brennan says that the Senate’s final declaration isn’t dealing with “legal” issues etc. Whatever. He makes less sense than Bugs Bunny Cortex. Having seen a number of videos with the comments and claims from the Bronx Bozo, the idea that she and these other people like Markey might be actual “laughing cannibals” (that is, with Kuru – the spongiform encephalopathy) may not be realistic, but If you combined Markey and Bugs’ IQ, you’d still be unable to reach the century mark.

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