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Not A Dime’s Worth Of Difference!

Sure, Republicans are taking over the Senate, but can you really tell the difference these days? Wednesday was a big day for Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK). In the morning, he officially took the gavel as chairman of the Senate’s Environment Committee. In the afternoon, he took the Senate floor for a long speech about how […]

Senator clears humans of climate change using acclaimed scientific journal

Watch Sen. James Inhofe cite the Bible to prove that humans aren't causing climate change.

Senator Roger Wicker explains his lone 'no' vote on climate amendment

On Wednesday, Americans found out that there is in fact a senator more skeptical of the reality of manmade global warming than Republican James Inhofe of Oklahoma When the Senate voted by an unusually lopsided margin of 98-to-1 to declare:...Show More Summary

New Senate Environment Chair Goes On Rant Arguing Climate Science Is A Hoax

Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) chairs the Senate committee overseeing the environment. The post New Senate Environment Chair Goes On Rant Arguing Climate Science Is A Hoax appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Now Republicans are trying to block international climate deals

James Inhofe, the Senate's leading climate denier, is leading the charge to undermine the U.S.-China climate pact and a future Paris agreement.

Wonkbook: Senate rejects link between human activity and climate change

Climate change "is not a hoax," according to the U.S. Senate, which voted 98 to 1 in favor of an amendment stating as much Wednesday. Explaining his vote, Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) said that there was "Biblical evidence" of climate change, but that humans were not responsible for it. With this amendment, Democrats had hoped to force Republicans to […]

Inhofe Says He Would Consider a Gas Tax Increase

Add Senator James Inhofe, the conservative Republican from Oklahoma, to a small but growing list of senators who would consider backing an increase in the gasoline tax. Just don’t call it a tax.

2014 may set a new temperature record. So can we please stop claiming global warming has “stopped”?

Speaking on the Senate floor in July, Oklahoma's James Inhofe -- soon to head, once again, the Senate's Environment and Public Works Committee -- made a claim that has become quite prevalent among skeptics of climate change skeptics. "For the past 15 years," Inhofe said, "temperatures across the globe have not increased." Inhofe was offering one […]

Prominent Skeptics Are Trying to Convince Journalists to Stop Misusing the Word

Sen. James Inhofe is frequently referred to as a "skeptic" of climate change. But he'd more accurately be described as a "denier" of it.Now, a large group of prominent skeptics are trying to convince journalists to understand the distinction so they stop misusing the "S" word:

James Inhofe: Barbra Streisand Created ‘Climate Change Hoax’

When the Republicans take control of the Senate in January, one very, very terrifyingly dense individual is going to be handed the keys to the environment committee—Senator James Inhofe (R-Oklahoma), an 80-year-old climate denier who is so sure that God

GOPer Blames Barbra Streisand For Global Warming Hysteria, Babs Puts Him In His Place

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

When asked recently whether global warming was a hoax, without missing a beat, Republican Senator James Inhofe of Oklahoma told Mother Jones: “Yes!” When asked who was responsible for the elaborate hoax, Inhofe replied: “Hollywood liberals...Show More Summary

Barbra Streisand Is the Mastermind Behind a Gay, Liberal Conspiracy to Make Us Believe Climate Change Is Real

In Mother Jones this week, David Corn reports that Sen. James Inhofe (R-Oklahoma) told him several years ago that Barbra Streisand was behind a vast conspiracy to fool us into believing that climate change is real. At first, Inhofe's claim seems ridiculous, even alarming. Show More Summary

Hewitt, Inhofe Battle Over Proposed Military Cuts

Talk radio host Hugh Hewitt and Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) squared off over military pay and benefit cuts as part of a military budget deal on Tuesday. Hewitt said that listeners had been writing to him and were "pissed" and declared "I hope some Republican stands up and filibusters it." After Inhofe said "we don’t like it. Show More Summary

EPA cracks down on smog with strict new ozone rule

Sen. James Inhofe has already denounced the new regulations, which will limit smog-causing ozone

NPR Finally Stops Referring to Global Warming Deniers as "Skeptics"

Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) is famous for thinking that human-caused global warming is the "greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the American people." His belief presupposes the existence of a worldwide conspiracy--sustained over many decades--by...Show More Summary

Jake Tapper to GOP Senator on Climate Change: ‘What are you talking about?’

2 months agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlDC

On his show Wednesday night, CNN’s Jake Tapper discussed the new deal struck between the U.S. and China to reduce carbon emissions with Senator James Inhofe (R-OK). Inhofe, the likely new chair of the Environment and Public Works Committee, unsurprisingly...Show More Summary

CNN's Jake Tapper Corrects GOP Sen. Inhofe's Climate Change Denial

It seems our soon to be head of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, wingnut and climate change denier James Inhofe is already making the rounds in the media now that Republicans have retaken control of the Senate. He at...Show More Summary

‘What Are You Talking About?’: Tapper Grills Sen. Inhofe on Climate Change Denial

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

CNN’s Jake Tapper appeared to catch Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) in a bit of a contradiction on Wednesday when he spoke to the likely new chair of Environment and Public Works Committee and avowed climate change denier about a new deal struck between the U.S. and China to reduce carbon emissions.

Climate Denier Sen. James Inhofe In Line For The Senate Environment And Public Works Committee

Only in America could a man who demanded the Justice Department to investigate the Climate Change "Hoax" could be head of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. This is another example of why elections have consequences. Ever...Show More Summary

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