The Green New Deal — Facts vs. Fiction



On Tuesday June 18TH 2019, The Ottawa County Patriots will host a speaker on the topic of: The Green New Deal—Facts vs Fiction featuring Mr. Jason Hayes, Director of Environmental Policy at The Mackinac Center for Public Policy.

The evening meeting will be from 7-9 p.m. at the Howard Miller Community Center, 14 South Church St. Zeeland, MI 49424. (Doors open at 6:30 p.m.)


Mr. Hayes has worked in environmental & energy policy for 30 years including:

• Worked as a back country Park Ranger in British Columbia, Canada

• Worked as a Forester in British Columbia’s Boreal Forest

• A researcher on Parks management and grizzly bear biology w/ the Fraser Institute

• A researcher/consultant on energy & environmental policies in Canada and the USA

• The Director of Environmental Policy for the Mackinac Center for Public policy

• Adjunct Faculty member teaching Environmental Science at Northwood University

• Advisor to the Heartland institute on energy & environmental policy issues


This environmental forum will include:

• A review of the scientific and political issues of the Green New Deal

• Fact based Common sense on climate, energy and environmental issues

• The Economic impact and unintended consequences of environmentalism

• The false foundations of sustainable development

• Important implications for public policy.

• The peril to American citizens individual rights and economic prosperity

• What can be done and what actions can concerned citizens take now ?

• There will also be time for questions & Answers from the audience


Listen to Steve Redmond's 1450 WHTC radio interview about this event


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The Meeting is open to the public and there is no charge for admission

For more information e-mail Steve Redmond or call 616-399-5520