Self-proclaimed “pro-life” Republicans have been attacking California while a deadly heatwave hits the state, along with massive fires and flooding. Republicans desperately tried to blame California’s natural disasters on energy policy, which was debunked by Vox.
“I hear a lot of people chirping about Florida from California. They’re so worried about Florida. They can’t even keep the power on in California, are you kidding me?” — @RonDeSantisFL 🔥 pic.twitter.com/xpo9jR4fZt— Team DeSantis 🐊 (@teamrondesantis) September 7, 2022
California is begging residents to stop using air-conditioning during a heat wave.— Tom Cotton (@TomCottonAR) September 9, 2022
These policies aren't a model for America—they're a warning.
California’s energy policies would be comedic if they weren’t so tragic for the people of California.— Mike Pompeo (@mikepompeo) September 9, 2022
Cruz: I love that Gavin Newsom was wearing his fleece, obviously in cool air conditioning saying let them eat cake, let them sweat, you don't get air conditioning. pic.twitter.com/LE8m2nQbHw— Acyn (@Acyn) September 7, 2022
(Source: Twitter, Vox)