Mitt Romney will have a tough time shaking off the stink of Al Gore’s endorsement.
Good for Mitt Romney — though we’ve long passed the point where weak lip-service is enough on the Climate Crisis
June 15, 2011 : 12:49 PM
While other Republicans are running from the truth, he is sticking to his guns in the face of the anti-science wing of the Republican Party:
“It seemed like a straightforward question on a second-tier issue: Would Mitt Romney disavow the science behind global warming?”
“The putative Republican presidential front-runner, eager to prove his conservative bona fides, could easily have said what he knew many in his party’s base wanted to hear.”
“Instead, the former Massachusetts governor stuck to the position he has held for many years — that he believes the world is getting warmer and that humans are contributing to it.”
Source: Washington Post
Maybe Romney can star (with Nancy Pelosi) in Gore’s next TV ad.