As you watch the video below, pay particular attention at the 9.04 mark where (then Senator) Barack Obama says that Climate Change is one of the biggest challenges of our times, and now, barely four years later, the sound of crickets chirping.
The Australian Federal Government Minister For Climate Change, Greg Combet, as recently as last month was pretending the United States was taking a lead in policies to “stop” global warming:
In fact, Anthony Watts notes a change in the climate in this year’s presidential and vice-presidential debates:
The video above shows how much global warming figured in previous debates. But this time … total silence.
Andrew Bolt’s columns appear in Melbourne’s Herald Sun, Sydney’s Daily Telegraph and Adelaide’s Advertiser. He runs the most-read political blog in Australia and hosts Channel 10’s The Bolt Report each Sunday at 10am, and his book Still Not Sorry remains very widely read.