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"Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell announced today, the green new deal will get a vote in the Senate. But NPR's Daniel Kurtz, Leibman reports the bills Senate sponsors calling in a way to sabotage the Bill without giving it hearings or debate McConnell frames. The decision to hold a vote not as a way to advance the democratic legislation. But as a way to make lawmakers weigh in on it, we're going to be voting on that in the Senate give everybody an opportunity to go on record. And they feel. About the green new deal. New York Representative Alexandria, ocasio Cortez and Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey unveiled the non-binding resolution last week it calls for drastically cutting carbon emissions while overhauling large swaths of the economy in the process. Climate advocates say grand scale changes are needed the"