Truth or science has nothing to do with it; it's all about the money.
The sad thing is that there is a good chance they can get away with it, although that probably won't win them a lot of gratitude from future generations.
Recently, however, Senator James Inhofe, intentionally or not, opened a window on the real mindset of denial. While appearing on Rachel Maddow's show on MSNBC, Inhofe said of climate change
I was actually on your side of this issue when I was chairing that committee and I first heard about this. I thought it must be true until I found out what it cost.There you have it.
WAR WITH IRAN would be a big drag, economically speaking. Probably in other ways as well.
HEALTH CARE REFORM means big savings for Medicare.
MORE ON THAT here.
GOAT ROPE ADVISORY LEVEL: ELEVATED