New Zealand lawmakers on Thursday joined forces across the aisle to pass a bill aimed at combating climate change.
The Zero Carbon bill aims to make New Zealand reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to the point the country becomes mostly carbon neutral by 2050. It gives some leeway to farmers, however, who bring in much of the country’s foreign income.
The bill was spearheaded by the liberal government but in the end was supported by the main conservative opposition party, which nevertheless promised changes if it wins the next election. More
SNIP: One of the idiots who will have to live with the consequences of passing this new law is gen-Z Chlöe Swarbrick, A Green and member of New Zealand’s Parliament. Swarbrick is being remembered for dismissing the opposition of older members by uttering the phrase, “OK, Boomer” during her climate change speech to parliament. Here