Senator Jim Inhofe (R-OK) said today that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) “deliberately withheld facts from a report on global warming in order to bolster the Obama administration’s climate change initiatives,” The Hill reports.
He called for a criminal investigation.
Inhofe said the EPA “absolutely” buried evidence undermining policy on global warming after a researcher’s report claimed that carbon dioxide has had little effect on the environment.“They’ve been cooking that science since 1998,” Inhofe said during an interview on Fox News.
Inhofe argued that there should be a criminal investigation into the EPA report,As for the climate change bill passed by the House, it’s DOA in the Senate.
as well.“I don’t know whether there would be or not,” he said. “There could
be, and there probably should be.”
The Oklahoma Republican also said that the climate change legislation passed by a narrow vote in the House on Friday would be “dead on arrival” in theMore...