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Americans Now More Politically Polarized On Climate Change Than Ever Before, Analysis Finds | DeSmogBlog

American voters and politicians are now more polarized than ever before across all aspects of climate change — from the cause, to the science and the impacts — a major new analysis has found.

Campaigns funded by vested fossil fuel interests and pushed by a network of ideological think tanks, many linked to the oil billionaire Koch brothers, have helped to widen the gap, pushing Republican politicians, elites and voters away from action on greenhouse gas emissions.Tracking Gallup opinion poll surveys going back to 2001 and congress voting patterns from 1970 onwards, the analysis authors warn that as the November election approaches, Americans are faced with a stark political choice.

Source: Americans Now More Politically Polarized On Climate Change Than Ever Before, Analysis Finds | DeSmogBlog

Merchants of Doubt doing well, I see.

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