Daily Archives: January 10, 2009

White House Science Office finally clears two delayed climate science reports for release

We have learned from various sources that the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy has cleared for publication two major federal climate science synthesis reports, one on the Arctic and one on ecosystem thresholds, after holding them for … Continue reading

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CDC director Julie Gerberding ousted by Obama administration effective January 20

Dr. Gerberding’s controversial tenure at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention included her acceptance of White House censorship of her Senate testimony on climate change and public health, CDC’s failure to act to protect victims of Hurricane Katrina from … Continue reading

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