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Liberals attack DeMint’s ‘Al Gore cries uncle’ jab

Environmentalists say that short-term weather patterns do not undercut evidence of global warming, and that increases in heavy precipitation events are in fact among the outcomes expected in the changing climate.

Think Progress, a blog hosted by the liberal Center for American Progress, on Tuesday struck back at both DeMint and Fox News for claiming the region’s heavy snowfall should undermine Al GoreAlbert (Al) Arnold GoreHamas attacks Israel — and the world condemns Israel Al Gore: Trump should fire Pruitt Dems seize on gun control heading into midterms MORE’s advocacy about global warming.