Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Addison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellScrambling to Avoid Off. (R-Ky.) On Tuesday, the Senate said it would vote for a Green New Deal, an environmental and energy plan, expressed in progressive terms.
The deal is not able to pass the Senate, where it will need 60 votes
But it will force the Senate Democrats, including 2020. Presidential Candidates, to vote for a proposal, perhaps by voting for McConnell and GOP exploits.
"We are going to vote for this in the Senate. Give everyone a chance to go to the register, ”McConnell told reporters.
Progressives led by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (DN.Y.) Introduced Resolution on Climate Change as part of efforts to drive the US to take the lead in reducing carbon emissions through the economy and creating millions good "big wage jobs" in an effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
But Republicans have also argued for a deliberate proposal. Sen. John Barrasso John Anthony BarrassoPress: Democrats would dare to think of a big tax credit for electric vehicles; Eliminate It Night Energy: Exxon Plans B Natural Gas Export Terminal The Senate Commission Offers Wheeler EPA Nomination | Climate change on the front burner congress MORE (R-Wyo.), A member of the GOP manager, described legislation on Tuesday as a "raw deal".