McClintock wrong on climate

GUEST OPINION

Two weeks ago, the Mariposa Gazette carried a column by Congressman McClintock who argued that climate change is not a problem, not a “purported apocalypse.”

In contrast to his view, a Congressional report of 2017 states in its executive summary, “The global atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) concentration has now passed 400 parts per million (ppm), a level that last occurred about 3 million years ago, when both global average temperature and sea level were significantly higher than today. Cont...

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