2018-12-12 15:37:14

Why America Can't Afford to go Without a Green New Deal

Conservatives and Republicans are fast to talk about the supposedly enormous cost of programs of social uplift. When Progressive democrats like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Bernie Sanders champion programs like the Green New Deal the story from Republicans and even some in the media was the same, they say it would cost too much. Stephanie Kelton joins The Thom Hartmann Program to debunk this myth that social security, jobs, housing and the Green New Deal are uncomfortable, instead asking if America can afford to go on without the Green New Deal?

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