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could the environment be a political issue in the US presidential race?

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  • dubluth
    This is o.t., but of interest to some. Could the environment be an issue? Republicans have a strategy. GOP split by environment strategy Talking points rile
    Message 1 of 1 , Mar 24, 2004
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      This is o.t., but of interest to some.
      Could the environment be an issue? Republicans have a strategy.

      "GOP split by environment strategy
      Talking points rile moderates as party looks to fight with Democrats

      Gannett News Service
      March 23, 2004
      WASHINGTON -- Republican House leaders are warning their members that
      "Democrats will hit us hard on the environment" this election year.

      Their advice? Tell voters that global warming has not been proved,
      that there are no clear links between air pollution and childhood
      asthma and that America's rivers and lakes aren't nearly as polluted
      as the Environmental Protection Agency says they are.

      Moderate Republicans fear the "talking points" in a memo from the
      House Republican Conference could make their party appear indifferent ..."
      <http://www.thedesertsun.com/news/stories2004/election/20040323010458.shtml>
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