16 Feb '12, 12am

The Heartland Files and the Climate Fight

Your e-mail implies that whatever I say or write about the CO2-induced global warming debate is the product of my funding, that somehow I am beholden to the views of others who are behind the scenes and pulling the strings. Such an insinuation is offensive and wholly incorrect. Perhaps your days and experiences as a journalist have tainted your view of how people operate, but believe it or not, some of us are actually motivated by what we truly believe, not fame or fortune. If I wanted either of these I would have sold myself and departed to the alarmist side many, many years ago — science be damned! Instead, I chose (and continue to choose) to individually scrutinize the issue based upon the merits of the pertinent science, and that is where my allegiance lies. Evidence of this rests in the fact that I have been doing the work I do for nearly two decades, long before Hear...

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