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The Insiders: Voters are cool and the planet is too
Washington Post ^ | April 2, 2013 | Ed Rogers

Posted on 04/03/2013 9:41:00 AM PDT by neverdem

Two things are happening that undermine President Obama and the Democrats’ attempts to control our lives via climate change policy. First, according to a Pew Research Center for the People & the Press poll, fewer and fewer Americans say global warming is a serious problem. Only 33 percent of Americans now say global warming is a serious problem, compared to 39 percent six months ago.

And second, the globe is not getting warmer — or at least, it hasn’t in the last 15 years. As the March 30 print edition of The Economist reported, “Over the past 15 years air temperatures at the Earth’s surface have been flat while greenhouse-gas emissions have continued to soar...

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Extended News; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: climatesensitivity; globalcooling; globalwarming; wapo
WaPo could only acknowledge The Economist essay as a blog!
1 posted on 04/03/2013 9:41:00 AM PDT by neverdem
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