Republicans & Science: The Truth

Detailing Republican, conservative policies, actions, and statements on science.

Republican Hostility To Science

GOP Held Hearing On “Politically Driven Science” With No Scientists. “So this week Gohmert, the chair of the oversight and investigations subpanel of the U.S. House of Representatives’ Natural Resources Committee, held a hearing to explore “the consequences of politically driven science.” Notably absent, however, were any scientists, including those alleged to have gone astray.” [Science Magazine, 5/1/15]