May 10, 2015 8:10 am -


Welcome to “Elections have consequences,” chapter umpty-zillion. Today’s story unfolds in the halls of Congress, where our budget overlords have served their billionaire masters well at the expense of the rest of us. The victim: NASA’s earth science budget, which is where funding comes from to research the effects of man-made climate change on the earth.…


D.B. Hirsch
D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

7 responses to Republicans Want $300 Million Cut To NASA’s Earth Science Budget

  1. tracey marie May 10th, 2015 at 8:17 am

    teabalicans attempting to make us a theocracy with science being portrayed as the demon.

  2. bpollen May 10th, 2015 at 10:31 am

    Republican plan to deal with climate change – suppress all research and discussion on the subject.

  3. eyelashviper May 10th, 2015 at 11:07 am

    It’s SCIENCE, all that facty stuff that flies in the face of their religious babble.
    Gotta tamp down all the education, cause it just makes people smart, and then they gotta go and question Jebus, and be uppity.

  4. No way out May 10th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

    Conservatives hate science, and anything that proves that the earth is more than 7000 yeas old. Are they also lobbying against the science of geology?

  5. Warman1138 May 10th, 2015 at 2:14 pm

    Once again….”There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance.”…..Socrates

  6. El Martyachi May 10th, 2015 at 6:30 pm

  7. Obewon May 10th, 2015 at 7:20 pm

    Greedy Oil Polluters are so poisoned they claim non polluting renewable energy wind turbines ‘slow the wind down making it hotter’-Joe Barton Big Oil welfare queen insists on $60 B+ annually for Big Oil subsidies! Also “approved major funding cuts to the National Science Foundation’s geosciences program, as well as cuts to Department of Energy programs that support research into new energy sources.”