US Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL.) on Climate Change

March 2009, US Subcommittee on Energy and Environment:

“The Earth will end only when God declares it is time to be over.”

“There is a theological debate that this is a carbon starved planet, not too much carbon…”

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6 Responses to “US Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL.) on Climate Change”

  1. David

    It seems the woman behind Mr. Shimkus is refraining to burst into laughter… I did not.

  2. Geoff Costeloe

    That may in fact be the most ridiculous thing I’ve ever seen.

  3. Chelsea Burns

    This is why we haven’t seen enough change in our world… sitting and waiting for ‘God’ to clean-up our mess is arguably the worst “plan” I have heard yet! …I can’t believe people actually think this way!!

  4. wayne

    excellent, its good to see common sense again, instead of falling for gors bullshit twisted logic,
    the cost of cap and trade will be enormous and will send people to the unemployment line faster then you can say “obama show us your birth certificate”

  5. Ishwarya

    God may be the answer, but who we really need is….Captain Planet! The power is YOURS :p

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