Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

The Woefully Underinformed Hurt Us All

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

The Woefully Underinformed Hurt Us All

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In reference to "Two Tales of a City: Trump's Pittsburgh Remark 'Sadly Misinformed' to Some, 'a Victory' for Others" (June 2): Climate change is accelerating faster than predicted, and the refusal of U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus, R-Sewickley, to acknowledge that it is happening, and that steps need to be taken to mitigate the damage, is further proof of his unfitness for office.

We've become so accustomed to elected officials who are beholden to large multinational corporations that we can barely see the corruption through the clear-cut trees. But it's there, spewing factually inaccurate talking points to an undereducated base who just want to be told who and what to hate. The willfully ignorant disregard for scientific consensus concerning our rapidly changing climate and severe weather events is the most pressing problem facing the world. …

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