By Timothy Hurst on August 22, 2011
From Skeptics to Flip-Floppers to Believers, here’s how the Republican candidates for president stack up on climate change.
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By Timothy Hurst on December 31, 2010
Political news in 2010 was dominated by the U.S. midterm elections and the ongoing economic troubles in the U.S. and Europe. But there was no shortage of big stories in environmental politics, including one that most people will remember for the rest of their lives.
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By Timothy Hurst on December 15, 2010
In the wake of a story and leaked email published today about how a Fox News editor warned reporters, producers and other executives not to report on rising global temperatures without raising skeptical challenges, I’m waiting for the outpouring of calls for journalistic integrity.
By Timothy Hurst on December 14, 2010
Never mind the myriad times right-wing radio pundit Rush Limbaugh has previously officially declared anthropogenic climate change a hoax, now he really means it.
By Timothy Hurst on November 8, 2010
Sensenbrenner, who himself doubts the role human activity plays in global warming, said Monday that he wants to keep the advisory committee alive to investigate President Obama’s environmental policies.