Integrity of Science

Archives for June, 2007

It’s been a while since we checked in with Flamy McGassy, but here’s a toon from a couple months ago. Despite the Supreme Court ruling on C02, Flamy is unabashed in this episode: “Feeling the Heat.” The takeaway message is that despite the Court’s intervention, enemies of science-based decisionmaking still lurk in the EPA. However,…

Whose playbook are they reading?

Earlier this week we noted that the Bush administration is continuing its efforts to rewrite history with regard to its stance on global climate change. From E&ETV: Monica Trauzzi: We’ve seen a change in tune of sorts from the president recently relating to climate change. Beyond this latest proposal, he also mentioned climate for the…

In an interview with E&ETV last week (subscription required) White House Council on Environmental Quality Chairman Jim Connaughton managed to get through the entire interview without touting the much-used but much-cherry-picked claim that the US has been beating Europe in reducing greenhouse gas emissions That’s not to say that there wasn’t some fuzzy math-talk and…