Sanders mocks House Science Committee for tweeting Breitbart article
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Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersSanders urges impeachment trial 'quickly' in the Senate The media have fallen out of love with Bernie, but have voters? Steyer rolls out 5B plan to invest in historically black colleges MORE took to Twitter on Thursday to mock the GOP-controlled House Science Committee for sharing a Breitbart article on climate change science.

The Vermont independent and former presidential candidate took issue with a climate change-denying article sent out by the panel earlier in the afternoon.

The diss, whether from Sanders himself, or an aide, was applauded on Twitter. 

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The Breitbart article, titled "Global Temperatures Plunge. Icy Silence from Climate Alarmists," denied climate change and said the Earth is actually cooling. Sanders has been an outspoken advocate of climate policy and has expressed frustration with President-elect Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpSanders urges impeachment trial 'quickly' in the Senate US sending 20,000 troops to Europe for largest exercises since Cold War Barr criticizes FBI, says it's possible agents acted in 'bad faith' in Trump probe MORE's view of climate change — that it is an anti-business hoax