Sunday, October 15, 2006

He ought to be ashamed of himself

Just in case you thought that the Bush administration might be interested in pursuing environmental policy based on sound science, just look at what the current EPA administrator has to say about climate change:

Link: Stephen L. Johnson hosts Ask the White House.

"President Bush understands that the world is going through a period of warming, however the science is still out as to how much it is affected by human activity."

HT Lauren Weldon, Harvard Law School '07

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The $ 20 Trillion Dollar a Year Cost of Inaction

Here's the link to the Tufts Global Development and Environment Institute study on the economic cost of inaction on global warming. Link: GDAE

Scientific American: Climate change inaction will cost trillions: study

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