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New climate legislation in Oregon has been stalled by GOP state senators who are avoiding Congress in order to put a halt to the process. Each is facing a $500 fine for every day of continuing absence. Meanwhile, a right-wing Oregon militia has pledged loyalty to the Republican senators and the state GOP has taken to mocking the Democrats over Twitter. RT America’s Michele Greenstein joins Rick Sanchez with the details. She points out that the provisions of the bill aren’t as benign as some of the coverage would suggest.
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