During his visit to Georgia this weekend, Donald Trump shared a new plank of his disastrous MAGA agenda for the Peach State: kneecap our state’s economic growth by ‘ending’ Georgia’s growing electric vehicle industry. Trump’s promise comes despite the fact that Georgia’s burgeoning EV industry is bringing billions of dollars, thousands of new good-paying jobs, and an economic boost to the whole state – thanks to President Biden and Democrats’ historic Inflation Reduction Act and the leadership of Senators Jon Ossoff and Rev. Warnock.
“Trump’s vow to ‘end’ an industry that is bringing unprecedented economic opportunity to our state shows how deeply out of touch he is with Georgians – and how devastating another MAGA presidency would be for the Peach State,” said Ellie Schwartz, spokesperson for the Democratic Party of Georgia. “President Biden and Democrats have helped make Georgia a leader in industries of the future like EVs, brought historic investments to the Peach State, and created thousands of good-paying jobs. Meanwhile, Trump cares more about scoring cheers at a rally than actually helping Georgians.”
More on how President Biden and Democrats have helped kickstart Georgia’s status as an EV industry leader:
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