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Global warming censorship now on other foot?

Jim Hansen, the director of NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies, received a lot of attention for his claim that the Bush administration was censoring his views supporting man-made global warming. Now the shoe is on the other foot. Republican officials are calling for an investigation into whether Alan Carlin, a senior analyst at the Environmental Protection Agency, was censored for expressing doubts about global warming. Carlin was forbidden by his boss from having "any direct communication" with anyone outside of his office regarding his criticisms of global warming claims.