November 12, 2010

 

The GOP's Coming Climate Witch Hunt
By Kate Sheppard | www.motherjones.com

Scientists are bracing for a new wave of attacks and investigations by the incoming House majority.

Mon Nov. 8, 2010

Last Tuesday, as Americans across the country headed to the polls, a group of climate scientists gathered in Denver to discuss strategies for fighting back against right-wing attacks on global warming science. Their timing couldn't have been better. With the ascent of the Republicans, climate science — and scientists — will be a major target for the new House majority.

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