2011-02-24 11:57:02A Climate Skeptic With a Bully Pulpit in Virginia Finds an Ear in Congress
John Hartz
John Hartz
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Only in America!

“There’s a huge appetite among the rank-and-file to raise fundamental questions about the underlying science,” said Michael McKenna, a Republican strategist and energy lobbyist.

Source: "A Climate Skeptic With a Bully Pulpit in Virginia Finds an Ear in Congress", NY Times, Feb 22. 2011

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/23/science/earth/23virginia.html?ref=science

2011-02-24 19:23:40
nealjking

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I got a feeling this over-active DA is in-line for a come-uppance.
2011-02-24 21:03:07
Paul D

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In the UK, the attorney general would be a civil servant, I don't think there is any political alignment.

Where as in the US, they seem to be an elected member of cabinet.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attorney_general