Posted by: Grant | August 19, 2010

USA Republicans Now Unabashed “Deniers”


POLITICO
GOP candidates knock global warming
By DARREN SAMUELSOHN | 8/18/10 4:31 AM EDT
http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0810/41192.html

" …Ron Johnson, running against Wisconsin Democratic Sen. Russ Feingold, is the latest in a line of Republicans to take a shot at the validity of global warming.

“I absolutely do not believe in the science of man-caused climate change," Johnson told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Monday. "It’s not proven by any stretch of the imagination."

Johnson told the newspaper that the climate change theory was “lunacy” and blamed changes in the Earth’s temperature to “sunspot activity or just something in the geologic eons of time."

Similar remarks have been heard from GOP candidates in all parts of the country even as mainstream climate scientists defend their work from a steady line of attack…. "

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