Opinion | Republicans’ Texas nonsense shows us the future the GOP wants

February 23, 2021 ☼ gopliestexaspower-failure

Source: The Washington Post

Link: Opinion | Republicans’ Texas nonsense shows us the future the GOP wants

The thing is that Abbott knows renewable energy isn’t to blame. Elsewhere, he has admitted that natural gas and coal failures played a key role. Yet the lure of retreating into the Fox News universe — and spewing nonsense he knows will resonate there — is irresistible.

They can’t resist anything that they can use to beat up the “Green New Deal”, which isn’t even a thing yet, just a slogan.