Study: Green New Deal would cost $94.4 trillion

A new study by the American Action Forum says that the Green New Deal being pushed by radical socialists in the Democratic Party would cost American taxpayers $94.4 trillion over ten years, or about $600,000 per household. That's a lot of green. Some of the estimates made by the AAF are conservative. Washington Free Beacon: The American Action Forum study offers a conservative estimate of the costs of providing every resident in the country a federal job with benefits, "adequate" housing, "healthy food," and health care. Though Democratic socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's (D., N.Y.) plan is vague on specifics, it calls for the "economic transformation" of the United States, a complete overhaul of transportation systems, and retrofitting every single building.  A supplemental document explaining the plan, since deleted from her website after it was widely mocked on social media, called for...(Read Full Post)
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