Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) just made a stunning announcement. Her short political career could be over already — she has really stepped in it this time.
Proving that she is nothing more than a far-left radical, Ocasio-Cortez has introduced a bill that would ban fracking nationwide by 2025 — an action that would greatly harm our economy.
“Banning a safe, successful method of developing energy would erase a generation of American energy progress and in the process destroy millions of U.S. jobs,” said American Petroleum Institute’s spokeswoman.
Bethany Aronhalt, API’s spokeswoman, released this statement after the Senate’s companion bill was introduced last month, and also noted that such a proposal would “spike household energy costs.”
But this isn’t going to stop someone like Ocasio-Cortez for pushing as hard as she can for her socialist utopia. In a tweet announcing the legislation, she said, “Fracking is destroying our land and our water.”
“It is wreaking havoc on our communities’ health,” she continued. “We must do our job to protect our future from the harms caused by the fracking industry.” She has completely lost it.
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