20 Apr '12, 4am

Happy Earth Day, Mitt!

Happy Earth Day, Mitt!

Mitt Romney, brownwasher in chief. (Photo by Gage Skidmore) Mitt Romney might be the country’s No. 1 brownwasher . While corporate America tries to paint itself as greener than it really is , corporate America’s presumptive candidate tries to paint himself as browner than he really is — or at least was. We aren’t fooled. Sure, he mocks efficient cars , extols the virtues of coal , and argues that we should be drill-baby-drilling our way to lower gas prices. Yes, he bashes the EPA and has packed his staff with EPA haters . OK, he wants to keep handing out billions to Big Oil and rubber-stamp the Keystone XL pipeline . But if you chip away at that brown paint, there’s a layer of green underneath. (As for what’s beneath that layer, and then the one below that , who knows?) When he was governor of Massachusetts, Romney was about as green as Republicans get (if you don’t count ...

Full article: http://grist.org/election-2012/happy-earth-day-mitt/

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