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Old 05-08-2012, 13:44   #3
Alizard
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Climategate Bombshell: Did U.S. Gov't Help Hide Climate Data?
YES, they sure did (see below)



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McCain: Bush Admin Breaks Laws to Hide Global Warming Data



"They're simply not complying with the law. It's incredible."
Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) raised eyebrows yesterday with that comment regarding the Bush administration, made before a crowd of several hundred at a Washington, D.C. event.
At issue is a report on climate change that Congress requires every four years. The National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), which is responsible for producing the document, last filed a report in 2000. A new report -- the first to be filed by the Bush administration -- was due in November 2004, but to date the agency has not done so.
"When you get to that degree of obfuscation, then you get a little depressed," McCain said, according to several attendees. McCain's comments were also reported by the trade daily Environment and Energy.
McCain has rapped the administration before over the long-overdue report.
At a June 2005 hearing, McCain grilled Admiral Conrad Lautenbacher, Bush's appointed chief of NOAA, over a GAO report chastising his agency for failing to deliver their findings on time.
"Basically, they say you're not complying with the law," McCain told Lautenbacher.


Revealed: the secret evidence of global warming Bush tried to hide


http://www.guardian.co.uk/environmen...administration

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