Monthly Archives: April 2008

CDC House hearing witness Frumkin submits CDC Director Gerberding’s previously censored testimony

At an April 9 House committee hearing, witness Howard Frumkin of the federal Centers for Disease Control submitted the testimony on health effects of climate change that the White House had redacted from CDC Director Julie Gerberding’s Senate testimony in … Continue reading

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American Public Health Association and World Health Organization: Climate change threatens health

Serious public health threats associated with global climatic disruption have been the focus of the World Health Organization April 7 “World Health Day”, the American Public Health Association April 7-13 National Public Health Week, and an April 9 Congressional hearing. … Continue reading

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Bill Moyers speech on receiving 2008 Ridenhour Courage Prize

In his acceptance speech Moyers said: “You will learn more about who wins and who loses in the real business of politics, which is governance, from the public interest truth-tellers of Washington than you will from an established press tethered … Continue reading

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House Select Committee to examine aviation’s impact on global warming

On April 2 the House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming will hold a hearing on the potential to curb aviation’s emissions of greenhouse gases and contribution to global warming. Climate Science Watch, following a CSW report issued … Continue reading

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