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Congressman Vows to Fight Global Warming Bill

House Majority Whip Roy Blunt (R-Mo) has said that he will make sure that the 110th Congress will NOT address the climate problem. He offered as his reason that "the information is not adequate," despite the fact that, as long ago as 2001, over a thousand climate experts published a report stating that "There is new and stronger evidence that most of the warming observed over the last 50 years is attributable to human activities." Thinkprogress.org reports that 61 members of congress, Republicans and Democrats alike, are co-sponsoring Rep. Henry Waxman's (D-Ca) Safe Climate Act that would mandate the creation of an official response to the climate problem. To see if YOUR representative or senator is behind this important act, click here.

Rep. Waxman's proposed Safe Climate Act of 2006 (H.R. 5642) states that, "Science tells us that we face a grave risk of irreversible and devastating global warming if global temperatures increase by more than 3.6

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