Cartoon: Bipartisanship in the apocalypse

Comic News

Help support my work by joining me over on Patreon:

Amid a record-breaking heat wave in the Northwest and a long-lasting “heat dome,” President Biden and a handful of moderates in the U.S. Senate came up with a bipartisan plan for an infrastructure bill. Gone was nearly all of the climate change portion of the bill that Biden proposed, which would have rolled climate change solutions into a much larger bill.

Biden and the moderates are so desperately trying to get largely climate-denying Republicans on board in the name of “bipartisanship” that the sweeping measures needed to fight climate change are continually at risk of getting weakened.

I sure hope Democrats are able to jam through a big climate change bill using reconciliation. Of course, that’s not as friendly and bipartisan as we’d hope, but the days of a sane Republican party are over . . . so bipartisanship is effectively over, too. Between Republicans’ climate denying and election denying, I say if Democrats are able to do things to save our country and the planet, they should go ahead and do it, no matter what the genteel traditions of the Senate might be.

Enjoy the cartoon, and be sure to check out some of my behind-the-scenes videos and sketches over on my Patreon pages — where you can support my work and keep the cartoons coming!

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

Storm Treats Doctor Doom to Dinner in SWORD #7 [Preview]
INTERVIEW: Phil Dunster talks Jamie Tartt’s comeback on TED LASSO
The Justice League Gets Political in Action Comics #1033 [Preview]
Little, Brown To Publish Tim McCanna’s Peach & Plum Graphic Novels
Reignite the passion with Hitman 3’s Seven Deadly Sins Lust addition

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *