- 09/04/05--08:10: Bush's Disastrous Response: A Timeline. (Updated)
- 03/22/07--07:16: Who's Fueling Inhofe?
I've put this timeline together to try and come to grips with what just happened this last week in America. None of this is news to dKos readers but compiling it into a timeline starting from when Katrina made landfall in South Florida to the aftermath along the Gulf Coast helped me to process exactly what Bush and his government was and was not doing as the situation worsened.
I'm sure there are events and details I've missed so I thought I'd open it up for peer review to make sure I got it right for posterity.
Why does James Inhofe (R-OK) take such a strong position against the science of global warming? Why does he seem to go out of his way to create doubt about this particular issue, and no other? Why does he dismiss the large consensus and data that shows a crisis is at hand?
As always it’s instructive to follow the money. So I headed over to opensecrets.org and here's what I found...