AOC Proposes US "Green New Deal"

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WASHINGTON DC, United States

Lawakers of the US House of Representatives and Senate have introduced a highly anticipated, but possibly doomed, joint Resolution widely labelled as a “Green New Deal”. According to co-sponsor and the republic's new political star Democratic Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC), the 10-year plan aims to "mobilize every aspect of American society ... to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions and create economic prosperity for all”. The Resolution, co-sponsored by Senator Ed Markey, aims to secure clean water and air, improve infrastructure to guarantee access to clean water throughout the US, and improve construction capacities to ensure water efficiency, among other actions.