(FOX NEWS) – U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez issued a toned-down reaction Tuesday night after Democratic nominee Joe Biden separated himself from the multitrillion-dollar Green New Deal, her signature legislative proposal.
"The Green New Deal is not my plan," Biden had responded to an assertion from President Trump during Tuesday night's first presidential debate in Cleveland, referring to Ocasio-Cortez's package of proposals for transforming energy production and consumption in the U.S.
"No, I don't support the Green New Deal," Biden insisted. "I support the Biden plan I put forward, which is different than what [Trump] calls the Green New Deal."
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