Biden Calls for Plastic Bag Ban: "We should not be allowing plastic."

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Posted by Adam Sabes on Wednesday, January 8th, 2020, 12:05 PM PERMALINK

Joe Biden said he “100 percent” supports a national ban on plastic bags.

Here’s the key exchange:

Voter at town hall: “When I go back to Kenya, we don’t even use plastic bags or plastic papers. It’s not allowed, because we are trying to clean the ocean. And I think here in America, we are not trying to do that, to support the environment. And so, what’s your view? I mean, what’s your focus? Because in Kenya, we are trying to clean the environment. No plastic bags, you go with your own bags.”

Biden: Well I agree with you 100 percent. We should not be allowing plastic. And what we should do is phasing it out.

Watch the video below:

Biden made the remarks on Jan. 2 in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Biden's left-wing arrogance has been on display recently:

-He said coal miners should learn to code.

-He threatened to "eliminate" vaping products for adults.

-He threatened to "get rid of the Trump tax cut."

-He wants to impose a carbon tax on the American people.

-He wants to double the capital gains tax rate, to a rate of 40%.

The few states that have banned shopping bags are blue states with some of the highest taxes and most onerous regulations -- states like California, Connecticut, and Hawaii. Experience from these far-left states shows the bans do not reduce litter. Biden wants to impose the failed blue state model on the entire nation.

Learn more about Biden and the 2020 candidates at www.atr.org/HighTaxDems