How Coal-Loving States Are Waging War on Obama’s New Climate Rules

Obama's climate plan calls for power plants in Virginia like this to be closed or renovated. Ed Lallo/ZUMA

ALEC is helping local lawmakers fight the Clean Power Plan.

Watch a US Senator Cite the Bible to Prove That Humans Aren’t Causing Global Warming

Sen. Inhofe

“Biblical evidence.”

Mitt Romney Shifts His Position on Climate Change—Again

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He made global warming a punch line in his 2012 nomination speech. Now he says it’s a “major problem.”

Yup. A Climate Change Denier Will Oversee NASA. What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Gage Skidmore/Flickr

And another one will oversee NOAA.

72 Percent of Republican Senators Are Climate Deniers

James Inhofe

These are the people who make our laws.

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