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The Green New Deal will wreck U.S. economy

Climate change is real and especially impactful on our coastal communities, but the Green New Deal would be a disaster for our country. We need to tackle climate change using technology, and be the global leader in the green industry. The Green New Deal will wreck the American economy and stifle the necessary innovation we need to actually affect positive change on environmental issues.
Source: 2020 Massachusetts Senate campaign website KOCforSenate.com , Oct 6, 2020

Net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 through innovation

Dismissing the senator's Green New Deal as "posturing," O'Connor insisted he would be a "pro-environment senator" and said he supported a free-market think tank's plan to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 through "innovation in terms of energy technology."
Source: The Boston Globe on 2020 Massachusetts Senate debate , Oct 6, 2020

Green New Deal would sell out American workers

O'Connor, who says he favors a clean environment and renewable energy, came out swinging against one of Markey's signature efforts: the Green New Deal. O'Connor said policies and deals backed by Markey, including the Paris Agreement, had long "sold out American workers to China." O'Connor said initiatives that fail to implement emission standards on other countries like China while harming American workers are "terrible" deals.
Source: Springfield Republican on 2020 Massachusetts Senate debate , Oct 6, 2020

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