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McCrory talks winter storm,
avoids climate change on
´Face the Nation´

WRAL News [Raleigh,NC], by Laura Leslie

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Posted By:Fiesta del sol, 2/16/2014 5:57:25 PM

RALEIGH, N.C. — Appearing on CBS News´ "Face the Nation" Sunday to talk about the winter storm that shut down the state last week, Gov. Pat McCrory sidestepped a pointed question about his position on climate change. The question from host Bob Schieffer came at the end of a segment on North Carolina´s response to the storm. "Governor, a couple of years ago, you made a remark that caught a lot of people´s attention. You said that global warming is ´in God´s hands,´" Schieffer said. "After what you´ve - going through this thing, do you still feel that way? Is

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: janylou, 2/16/2014 6:26:41 PM     (No. 9735119)

The weather is in God´s hands although the left are arrogant enough to think they can control it. Their track record on predicting the weather though isn´t so good, not even 5 days out, let alone 100 years.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jir, 2/16/2014 7:21:08 PM     (No. 9735145)

Is McCrory a Republican? Sounds like Schieffer was trying to trip him up.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: john56, 2/16/2014 7:31:38 PM     (No. 9735153)

Maybe my recollection is cloudy and addled over the years, but I sure think I remember snowstorms and cold winter weather back in my youth (1960s) in the Midwest. And again, my memory is feeble, but I think they had those same type of storms on the east coast as well. Even an ice storm in Atlanta once in awhile.



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Reply 4 - Posted by: kayjaymac, 2/16/2014 7:44:39 PM     (No. 9735163)

Yes, McCrory is a Republican. The liberal news outlets all over Raleigh have a hard time hiding their contempt for him at all times.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: lavalette, 2/16/2014 8:51:56 PM     (No. 9735193)

Schieffer is a real partisan jerk. He belongs on MSNBC, not a news program.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 2/16/2014 9:02:18 PM     (No. 9735197)

Climate change, AKA global warming is a joke, as we all know.

But the evil leftist spin on this story is very real. WRAL is a far left--very far left--news outlet owned by a committed socialist Jim Goodman. Goodman is a huge backer of a radical Democrat organization that promised to destroy McCrory and the GOP majority in the NC legislature.

I have no respect for people like Goodman.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: suedotsue, 2/17/2014 12:44:43 AM     (No. 9735335)

What is Gov. McCrory´s problem with this issue? Ample peer reviewed science has found no connection whatever between human CO2 and temperature increase. Other studies admit lack of scientific knowledge about aerosols prevents scientists from being able to connect human CO2 to AGW. Former NASA scientist and AGW activist James Hansen even said this. He notes a NASA satellite launched specifically to study aerosols crashed on takeoff in 2011. At the time it was said to be a tragedy for climate science, that aerosols can only be studied from space. Even if CO2 were dangerous it only exists in excess in China. US EPA even said Obama power plant rules to lower CO2 will have no effect on CO2. Why couldn´t McGrory say this to Schieffer?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 2/17/2014 1:38:34 AM     (No. 9735348)

#3, I agree about the 60s. Family photos show an awful lot of snowmen, snow forts, sleds and kids dressed for the arctic--the only clue that it´s different winters is the size of the kids.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: smcchk, 2/17/2014 1:58:45 AM     (No. 9735355)

Cold is Warm! Orwell is shaking his head.

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