Dianne Feinstein scolds schoolchildren who demand that she vote for the Green New Deal

Mail Online | 2/23/2019 | Keith Griffith For Dailymail.com
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Senator Dianne Feinstein is drawing criticism for snapping at a group of schoolchildren who demanded that she vote 'yes' on the Green New Deal - but her supporters defend her for engaging with them on the subject.

A group of about 20 middle and high school students organized by Sunrise Movement confronted the California Democrat in her San Francisco offices on Friday.

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The children pleaded with the senator to sign the Green New Deal resolution championed by freshman congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, telling Feinstein that they had heard from 'scientists' that the earth only has 12 years before cataclysm.

'You know what's interesting about this group? I've been doing this for 30 years. I know what I'm doing,' Feinstein replied.

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'You come in here, and you say it has to be my way or the highway. I don't respond to that,' she continued.

'I've gotten elected, I just ran. I was elected by almost a million vote plurality. And I know what I'm doing. So you know, maybe people should listen a little bit.'

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Sunrise Movement accused Feinstein of responding to the children with 'smugness' and 'disrespect.'

But the senator's supporters point to the full version of the video,...
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