Zuckerman said the group had earlier sought a meeting with Feinstein, but the senator's staff said she was unavailable. Edward J. Markey (Mass.). When they meet her, however, the reception was not what they likely expected.
The senator interrupted, "That resolution will not pass the Senate". One of the Sunrise adults chimes in, "We're asking you to be courageous and do this for us and your grandchildren.Any plan that doesn't take bold, transformative action is not going to be what we need". I've been doing this for 30 years.
Feinstein noted how the plan lacks support from Republicans, who control the Senate.
The exchange comes as moderate Democrats grapple with the Green New Deal, a 10-year plan to mitigate climate change championed by progressives such as Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of NY.
"I don't respond to that", she then said. "I don't respond to that".
"So, you know, maybe people should listen a little bit", she advised. Feinstein responded. "Then you can do it your way".
The conversation at times grew heated, especially when Feinstein dismissed the group's request due to their tone and their youth.
Dianne Feinstein: You know what's interesting about this group, is I've been doing this for 30 years. "I know what I'm doing", Feinstein said. You come in here and you say it has to be my way or the highway.
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"Well, you didn't vote for me", the senator says. "I may do that, we'll see", she said.
Among other issues, the Green New Deal calls for a job-guarantee program offering a "living wage job to every person who wants one", a plan to aid workers affected by climate change, universal health care - and basic income programs.
Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) to urge her to support the deal introduced by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen.
This is a fight for our generation's survival. "We have our own Green New Deal", a mention of a climate proposal she said she's planning to introduce the Republican-controlled Senate.
Once most of the children exit, several women stay and calmly chat with Feinstein.
Below is a short version of the incident that was edited and released by Sunrise Movement Bay Area. "But we're the people who voted you, you're supposed to listen to us".
ACTIVIST: I hear what you're saying, but we're the people who voted you. Across the globe, teenage activists are picking up the mantle of climate change, from the Swedish 16-year-old Greta Thunberg - who told an audience at Davos that "our house is on fire" - to the 21 young Americans suing the federal government for violating their due process rights by knowing about the dangers of climate change for decades, but doing nothing about it.