More on the Bush Attack on Science

Thu, 2006-03-09 11:51Jim Hoggan
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More on the Bush Attack on Science

This post - Clean Air Watch to EPA Chief: Bush Misleads Public About Dangers of Soot - is not directly related to climate change, but it shows yet more evidence in the pattern of interference and disinformation emanating from the Bush Whitehouse.
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The phrase “clean coal” has about as much merit as saying “sanitary sewage,” but that hasn’t stopped the industry and pro-coal talking heads from repeating that phrase ad nauseum to the American public.

The Orwellian industry buzzphrase was so successful that the Obama administration, as part of the 2009 stimulus package, pledged more than $1 billion to create the largest carbon-capturing system known as FutureGen 2.0. The...

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