Waxman Hearing: Fudging Climate Change Reports

Rep. Henry "Hammerin' Hank" Waxman (D-CA) has been making a lot of news recently. As the chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, he's the Democratic Party point man on a variety of corruption issues and investigations. When congress was returned to Democratic Party control this past November, his biggest concern was (paraphrasing) "Where do I start?".

With all of his extraordinary work to date, you can be excused if you missed Waxman's latest investigation hearing: why did the Bush administration change scientific reports on climate change / global warming? The answer isn't particularly surprising...


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