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Climate Change Denial
Climate change
Climate change
denial, or global warming denial, is part of the global warming controversy
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John Barrasso
John Anthony Barrasso III /bəˈrɑːsoʊ/ (born July 21, 1952) is the junior United States Senator from Wyoming
Wyoming
and a member of the Republican Party. He was appointed to the Senate in June 2007, following the death of Craig L. Thomas, and won a special election in 2008 to fill the remaining four years of Thomas's term. He was re-elected to a full six-year term in 2012.Contents1 Early life, education, and medical career 2 1996 U.S. Senate election 3 Wyoming
Wyoming
Senate 4 U.S. Senate4.1 Appointment 4.2 Elections 4.3 Tenure4.3.1 Abortion 4.3.2 Gun laws 4.3.3 Health care 4.3.4 Environmentalism4.4 Paris Agreement 4.5 Committee assignments5 Personal life 6 Election history 7 See also 8 References 9 External linksEarly life, education, and medical career[edit] Barrasso was born in Reading, Pennsylvania
Reading, Pennsylvania
in 1952, the son of Louise M. (née DeCisco) and John Anthony Barrasso, Jr
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Center For Media And Democracy
The Center for Media and Democracy
Democracy
(CMD) is a progressive nonprofit watchdog and advocacy organization based in Madison, Wisconsin.[3][4][5][5][6][7] CMD publishes PR Watch, SourceWatch, and ALECexposed.org.Contents1 History 2 Characterization 3 Online projects 4 Funding 5 Awards 6 References 7 External linksHistory[edit] CMD was founded in 1993 by progressive writer John Stauber in Madison, Wisconsin. Lisa Graves is the president of CMD.[2][8] Author Sheldon Rampton was formerly an editor of PR Watch. In a report released on April 6, 2006, CMD listed information on 77 television stations that had broadcast video news releases (VNRs) in the prior 10 months. CMD said that in each case the television station actively disguised the VNR content to make it appear to be its own reporting, and that in more than one-third of the cases, the stations aired the pre-packaged VNR in its entirety
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Donors Trust
Donors Trust
Donors Trust
is an American nonprofit donor-advised fund.[4] It was founded in 1999 with the goal of "safeguarding the intent of libertarian and conservative donors".[5] While not its primary purpose, DonorsTrust, like all donor-advised funds, can offer privacy to clients who do not wish to make their donations public.[6][7][8] It makes grants to charities that are not dependent on government support and that promote limited government, personal responsibility and free enterprise. It is affiliated with Donors Capital Fund, another donor-advised fund. In September 2015, Lawson Bader was announced as the new president of both DonorsTrust and Donors Capital Fund
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Think Tank
A think tank, policy institute, or research institute is an organisation that performs research and advocacy concerning topics such as social policy, political strategy, economics, military, technology, and culture. Most policy institutes are non-profit organisations, which some countries such as the United States and Canada
Canada
provide with tax exempt status. Other think tanks are funded by governments, advocacy groups, or corporations, and derive revenue from consulting or research work related to their projects.[1] The following article lists global policy institutes according to continental categories, and then sub-categories by country within those areas
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Conservative
Conservatism
Conservatism
is a political and social philosophy promoting traditional social institutions in the context of culture and civilization. The central tenets of conservatism include tradition, human imperfection, organic society, hierarchy and authority and property rights.[1] Conservatives seek to preserve a range of institutions such as monarchy, religion, parliamentary government and property rights with the aim of emphasizing social stability and continuity[2] while the more extreme elements called reactionaries oppose modernism and seek a return to "the way things were".[3][4] The first established use of the term in a political context originated in 1818 with François-René de Chateaubriand[5] during the period of Bourbon restoration
Bourbon restoration
that sought to roll back the policies of the French Revolution
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Political Activities Of The Koch Brothers
The political activities of the Koch brothers include the financial and political influence of Charles G. and David H. Koch
David H. Koch
on United States politics. This influence is seen both directly and indirectly via various political and public policy organizations supported by the Koch brothers.[1][2][3] The Koch brothers are the sons of Fred C
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Economics
Economics
Economics
(/ɛkəˈnɒmɪks, iːkə-/)[1][2][3] is the social science that studies the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services.[4] Economics
Economics
focuses on the behaviour and interactions of economic agents and how economies work. Microeconomics
Microeconomics
analyzes basic elements in the economy, including individual agents and markets, their interactions, and the outcomes of interactions. Individual agents may include, for example, households, firms, buyers, and sellers. Macroeconomics analyzes the entire economy (meaning aggregated production, consumption, savings, and investment) and issues affecting it, including unemployment of resources (labour, capital, and land), inflation, economic growth, and the public policies that address these issues (monetary, fiscal, and other policies)
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Conservatism
Conservatism
Conservatism
is a political and social philosophy promoting traditional social institutions in the context of culture and civilization. The central tenets of conservatism include tradition, human imperfection, organic society, hierarchy and authority and property rights.[1] Conservatives seek to preserve a range of institutions such as monarchy, religion, parliamentary government and property rights with the aim of emphasizing social stability and continuity[2] while the more extreme elements called reactionaries oppose modernism and seek a return to "the way things were".[3][4] The first established use of the term in a political context originated in 1818 with François-René de Chateaubriand[5] during the period of Bourbon restoration
Bourbon restoration
that sought to roll back the policies of the French Revolution
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Surveys Of Scientists' Views On Climate Change
Surveys of scientists' views on climate change - with a focus on human-caused or anthropogenic global warming (AGW) - have been undertaken since the 1990s.[1] A 2016 paper (which was co-authored by Naomi Oreskes, Peter Doran, William Anderegg, Bart Verheggen, Ed Maibach, J
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State Policy Network
The State Policy Network
State Policy Network
(SPN) is an American nonprofit organization that functions primarily as an umbrella organization for a consortium of conservative and libertarian think tanks that focus on state-level policy.[3][4][5] The organization serves as a public policy clearinghouse and advises its member think tanks on fundraising, running a nonprofit, and communicating ideas.[6] Founded in 1992, it is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, with member groups located in all fifty states.Contents1 Overview 2 History 3 Policy positions 4 Political influence 5 Finances 6 Activities 7 Member organ
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Petroleum Industry
The petroleum industry, also known as the oil industry or the oil patch, includes the global processes of exploration, extraction, refining, transporting (often by oil tankers and pipelines), and marketing of petroleum products. The largest volume products of the industry are fuel oil and gasoline (petrol). Petroleum
Petroleum
(oil) is also the raw material for many chemical products, including pharmaceuticals, solvents, fertilizers, pesticides, synthetic fragrances, and plastics. The industry is usually divided into three major components: upstream, midstream and downstream. Midstream operations are often included in the downstream category. Petroleum
Petroleum
is vital to many industries, and is of importance to the maintenance of industrial civilization in its current configuration, and thus is a critical concern for many nations
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United States Senate Committee On Environment And Public Works
The United States Senate
United States Senate
Committee on Environment and Public Works is responsible for dealing with matters related to the environment and infrastructure.Contents1 Members, 115th Congress 2 Historical membership2.1 Members, 114th Congress3 Subcommittees 4 Chairmen4.1 Chairmen of the Senate Committee on Public Buildings, 1838–1857 4.2 Chairmen of the Joint Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds, 1857–1883 4.3 Chairmen of the Senate Committee on Public Buildings and Grounds, 1883–1947 4.4 Chairmen o
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Tobacco Industry
The tobacco industry comprises those persons and companies engaged in the growth, preparation for sale, shipment, advertisement, and distribution of tobacco and tobacco-related products. It is a global industry; tobacco can grow in any warm, moist environment, which means it can be farmed on all continents except Antarctica. Tobacco, one of the most widely used addictive substances in the world[citation needed], is a plant native to the Americas and historically one of the half-dozen most important crops grown by American farmers.[citation needed] More specifically, tobacco refers to any of various plants of the genus Nicotiana
Nicotiana
(especially N. tabacum) native to tropical America and widely cultivated for their leaves, which are dried and processed chiefly for smoking in pipes, cigarettes, and cigars; it is also cut to form chewing tobacco or ground to make snuff or dipping tobacco, as well as other less common preparations
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European Skeptics Congress
European Skeptics Congresses (ESCs) – a series of congresses now supported by the European Council of Skeptical Organisations
European Council of Skeptical Organisations
(ECSO), in which skeptical organisations from many different European countries participate. They have been held ever since 1989. The conferences are often held in the month of September, and may last from two up to four days. The ECSO was formed at the 6th ESC on 25 September 1994 in Ostend, Belgium. Since its foundation, the ECSO co-ordinates in the organisation of new ESCs that take place (on average) every other year, and is hosted by a different member organisation each time. Skeptical organisations that are non-ECSO members may also send their delegations
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Skepticism
Related concepts and fundamentals:Agnosticism Epistemology Presupposition Probabilityv t e Skepticism (American English) or scepticism (British English) is generally any questioning attitude or doubt towards one or more items of putative knowledge or belief.[1][2] It is often directed at domains, such as the supernatural, morality (moral skepticism), religion (skepticism about the existence of God), or knowledge (skepticism about the possibility of knowledge, or of certainty).[3] Formally, skepticism as a topic occurs in the context of philosophy, particularly epistemology, although it can be applied to any topic such as politics, religion, and pseudoscience. Philosophical skepticism
Philosophical skepticism
comes in various forms. Radical forms of skepticism deny that knowledge or rational belief is possible and urge us to suspend judgment on many or all controversial matters
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