The Congressional Political Reality of Copenhagen

GlobeTracker| The Congressional political reality that President Obama faces extends far beyond Climategate, although the scandal provides ammunition for anti-climate change legislation folks seeking cover.

My instincts say that some members of Congress will be honest about climate change, saying “not this year”. Politicians are putting the jobs of their constituents first, with a stated obligation to protect the still employed. And the Democrats are fearful of losing their fragile hold on the Senate in the 2010 elections. If they lose control, President Obama has an even bigger mess on his hands. Read on in Global Futures