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Republican Attorneys General Met Secretly with Exxon Lobbyists to Stop Climate Change Investigations

According to a new report by the watchdog group Center for Media and Democracy ( CMD ), ExxonMobil sent teams of lobbyists to meet with industry-friendly Republican state attorneys general to help stave off a flurry of investigations about the company’s role in obscuring the link between carbon dioxide and climate change, a cover-up which extends as far back as the 1970’s.
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