We would love to have such a hearing just to hear ex-Black Panther Rep. Bobby Rush (D-Ill.) talk about extreme weather.
Environment & Energy Daily reports,
Top Democrats on the House Energy and Commerce Committee continued to push yesterday for more hearings on climate change, arguing that lawmakers should examine a report that found greenhouse gas emissions have contributed to extreme weather events around the world.
Reps. Henry Waxman of California and Bobby Rush of Illinois, the top Democrats on the full committee and its Energy and Power subpanel, asked Chairman Fred Upton (R-Mich.) for a hearing on the issue.
“We believe Congress must examine the costs of continued inaction to address man-made climate change,” they wrote…
Here’s Bobby Rush talking about how he watched an ice berg melt:
Maybe Hank Johnson could make a special appearance as well.