Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., Warned on Tuesday that Green Trump's Florida property will be flooded within 15 years if the US does not tackle climate change.
"Within 15 years, in March – Lake will be underwater for over 100 days a year, it will be Mar-a-Lagoon and not Mar-a-Lago," Markey said in a discussion on the "Green New Deal "at the Council on Foreign Relations.  Markey, who has been working on environmental issues for a long time, presented a resolution on the Green New Deal in February, together with MP Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, DN.Y. While the law was not passed in the Senate test last month, the Green New Deal has become established in the democratic mainstream ̵
This push for a Green New Deal has been accompanied by an increasingly apocalyptic language of democratic legislators who have adopted a UN report calling for major climate change mitigation measures by 2030.
2020 hopeful Beto O & # 39; Rourke, after presenting a climate change initiative that would cost $ 5 trillion over a 10-year period to achieve carbon emissions by 2050, said on Monday that the company had 10 years to "be bold Make changes that we need ".
Ocasio-Cortez put it more clearly in January: "Millennials and humans, you know, Gen Z and all these people who are coming after us, look up and we're like: The world will be in 12 Years when we are not dealing with climate change, and your biggest problem is, how are we going to pay for it? "
The Republicans, including the White House, were skeptical of climate change and opposed the government's ideas against the threat from the Democrats, Markey said on Tuesday that the issue was not up for debate. [More] 19659006] "It's no longer a controversial topic, no matter how much money the Koch brothers throw into fake science, no matter how much greenwashing the fossil fuel industry is looking for," he said. "This debate is over."