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Climate disinformation leaves a lasting mark as the world warms | science news

By DAVID KLEPPER – Associated Press When nations around the world agreed to cut carbon emissions through the Kyoto Protocol in 1998, America’s fossil fuel companies planned their response, including an aggressive strategy to inject doubt into the public debate. “Victory,” according to the American Petroleum Institute memo, “will be achieved when the average person …

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Climate disinformation leaves a lasting mark as the world warms | science news

By DAVID KLEPPER – Associated Press When nations around the world agreed to cut carbon emissions through the Kyoto Protocol in 1998, America’s fossil fuel companies planned their response, including an aggressive strategy to inject doubt into the public debate. “Victory,” according to the American Petroleum Institute memo, “will be achieved when the average citizen …

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Washington Week Ahead: Ag trade nominee gets hearing, House panel to push CNR forward | 2022-07-22

President Joe Biden’s nominee for chief farm trade negotiator Doug McKalip will receive a confirmation hearing this week that will allow Republicans to air their grievances that the administration is not trying to negotiate new trade deals. Also this week, a House committee will introduce a child-feeding reauthorization bill that would expand eligibility for free …

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