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Open Letter to U.S. Senators Ted Cruz, James Inhofe and Marco Rubio

Guest Post by Bob Tisdale Date: April 14, 2015 Subject: Questions about Climate Model-Based Science From: Bob Tisdale – Independent Climate Researcher To: The Honorable Ted Cruz, James Inhofe and Marco Rubio Dear Senators Cruz, Inhofe and Rubio: I am writing you as chairs of the Subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitiveness, of the Senate…

Senator Adds Anti-Gay Amendment To Federal Budget

If you’re going to pass a budget in America, why not through in a little anti-gay language for good measure, as Oklahoma Senator James Inhofe did.  Framed as “religious freedom,” proponents of legal discrimination, like Indiana Governor Mike Pence, can’t tell you whose freedom is being compromised. Sen. Inhofe’s amendment reframes those who discriminate (against gay [...]

James Inhofe Makes Questionable Claims On Fracking, Water Contamination

3 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

The following post first appeared on Sen. James Inhofe says there has never been “an instance of ground water contamination” caused by hydraulic fracturing — fracking — for oil and natural gas. Inhofe’s office told usShow More Summary

GOP Budget Amendment Upholds Religious 'Right To Discriminate' Against Gay Couples: VIDEO

3 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Senator James Inhofe has introduced an amendment to the Congressional budget endorsing the idea that businesses and organizations should be allowed to use taxpayer funds to discriminate against married same-sex couples

Sen. James Inhofe introduces budget amendment allowing LGBT discrimination by federal contractors

We are governed by terrible people, part the whateverth. On Tuesday, Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) offered an amendment to the Congressional budget that could force the federal government to maintain contracts with organizations that do not...Show More Summary

GOP senator looks to 'protect popular ammunition'

At this point, it doesn't appear as if "popular ammunition" needs much protection, but James Inhofe is on the case.

Senator Proposes Budget Amendment That Would Force The Government To Hire Anti-Gay Employers

Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) wants the federal government to subsidize discrimination. The post Senator Proposes Budget Amendment That Would Force The Government To Hire Anti-Gay Employers appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Climate-denying senator given money by BP PAC

Sen. James Inhofe, who opposes climate change regulation, has received $10,000 from PAC funded by donations from BP's U.S. staff.

The conservative dumb video of the day

When U.S. Sen. James Inhofe, chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, brought a snowball onto the floor of the U.S. Senate last week and proclaimed it evidence that global warming is......

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Two thumbs up to Vice President Joe Biden for rebuking climate-change deniers such as Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) in an interview for HBO's Vice earlier this month: Biden's interview was...

Cheers and Jeers: Wednesday

From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… An Open Letter from Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) Dear Americans, As chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, I'm proud to submit my long-term plan for dealing with one of the most pressing issues of our time: what to do about the environment. Show More Summary

James Inhofe: There Is No Global Warming Because God

The Oklahoma senator who brought a snowball into congress to disprove climate change cites the Bible to prove how right he is. “I take my religion seriously,” Inhofe wrote. “[T]his is what a lot of alarmists forget: God is still up there, and He promised to maintain the seasons and that cold and heat would [...]

Snowball’s Chance: James Inhofe, Meet The Press, And The Climate Debate

Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) brought a snowball onto the Senate floor to disprove global warming. Chuck Todd and the producers of NBC's Meet the Press thought it was all in good fun. Seriously. The post Snowball’s Chance: James Inhofe, Meet The Press, And The Climate Debate appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Climate Denier James Inhofe Is a Godsend to Democrats in 2016

Last Thursday, Republican James Inhofe, the chairman of the Senate Environmental and Public Works Committee, held a snowball on the Senate floor to prove that it is cold outside in Washington, D.C. Inhofe took that to mean climate change science is "hysteria," because global warming can't be real. "

Senator Inhofe 'demolishes' climate change with snowball

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Clowning around in the Senate hit new heights of fun last week when James Inhofe (R-OK) playfully lobbed a snowball pretending to demolish 100 years of empirical data supporting human-induced climate change. Let the games begin: We keep hearing that 2014 has been the warmest year on record," Inhofe said. Show More Summary

Watch 'Meet the Press' treat climate change as just a laughing matter

As you may have heard, Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., who astonishingly enough is chairman of the Senate's Environment and Public Works Committee, brought a snowball to the floor of the U.S. Senate last week to debunk "all this hysteria about global warming." 

Inhofe’s Insane Climate Denial Speech Tells You Everything You Need to Know About the Republican Party Right Now

A few days ago, Republican Senator James Inhofe delivered a speech about why no intelligent person should ever vote for the Republican Party. This was not, obviously, the putative subject of his speech, merely its subtext and inescapable conclusion.Inhofe tried to make the case that global warming is fake because... More »

Polar bear strikes back at James Inhofe, eats his ball

Happy National Polar Bear Day! James Inhofe celebrated with a snowball fight on the Senate floor.

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