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Can we blame the Oklahoma tornado on climate change?

The Oklahoma twister was a ‘classic look’, but the data shows we are experiencing more volatility in the US tornado season Global climate change and politics are linked to each other – for better or worse. No clearer was that the case than when Democratic senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode…

Sen. Whitehouse introduces the DISCLOSE Act of 2012

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) on Wednesday introduced the DISCLOSE Act of 2012, legislation that would prevent political donors from hiding their monetary contributions. “The Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision has subjected the American people to a flood of political ads funded by anonymous donors,” said Whitehouse. “The American people deserve…