Season Changes in Climate Debate, but Doubt Persists (Rep. Emanuel Cleaver)

For many of us in Congress, this year will mark the first real substantive effort to deal with what could eventually be the crisis of the planet: global warming. But my great disappointment is that there are still a number of members who believe that global warming is a hoax perpetrated on the American public by college professors who want to get grants, and until we can get that kind of thinking taken out of the discourse, we’ll still only make moderate progress.