Climate Boomerang Hits Republicans
What was, not that long ago, mostly a debate about the economic cost of climate legislation, has now morphed into a politicized referendum on the legitimacy of climate science.About Keith Kloor
Naturally, this delights the Tea Party faithful and a certain wily Republican PR operator who is quoted in that Post story
Looks like somebody’s name and reputation is about to be regularly pilloried at a well known climate skeptic barnyard. Unlike Newt Gingrich and other GOP presidential hopefuls, who have found themselves muddied over there, Huntsman will work to get the place condemned.
They don’t know it yet, but Huntsman just may save the Republican party from itself.
I’m a freelance journalist. My stories have appeared in a range of publications, from Science to Smithsonian. Since 2004, I’ve been an adjunct professor of journalism at New York University.
From 2000 to 2008, I was an editor at Audubon Magazine. During the 2008-2009 academic year, I was a Fellow at the University of Colorado’s Center for Environmental Journalism, in Boulder. There, I studied the connection between drought and the collapse of prehistoric cultures in the American Southwest.