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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Harris County Republican Party

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  • Our View

    Going backwards with Beto

    Some of the ideas embraced by Democratic candidates for president of the United States are so ridiculous that they’re frightening. The most obvious example is the “Green New Deal,” endorsed by many of the party’s candidates, including native son and self-acclaimed boy wonder Beto O’Rourke. He’s down with the “Deal,” and that’s all Texans need to know to realize that they’d best cast their vote for someone else.

  • Beto’s ‘green’ policy could mean more climate change litigation against oil companies, loss of Texas jobs

    HOUSTON – Presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke grabbed a myriad of headlines last month by proposing to spend $5 trillion in an effort to combat climate change. What garnered little attention from the media, however, was a single sentence in the “guarantee net-zero emissions” part of O’Rourke’s plan: “Enforcing our laws to hold polluters accountable, including for their historical actions or crimes.”