Reprinted with permission from Shareblue.
Even in an administration full of sanctimonious God botherers, Sarah Huckabee Sanders stands out. She shamelessly invoked the Bible to justify tearing immigrant families apart, for example. Perhaps that is why it was so pleasing to see Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) quote the Bible to put Sanders in her place.
On Tuesday night, Sanders mocked Ocasio-Cortez while talking to Fox News host Sean Hannity. Ocasio-Cortez is an enthusiastic proponent of the Green New Deal, which aims to make the country carbon-neutral within a decade while also striving to eliminate poverty and demand universal health insurance.
Of course, to the right, a desire to save the Earth is something worth mocking.…