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Sunday, September 16, 2007

Green politics

Posted By on Sun, Sep 16, 2007 at 6:15 AM

Mike Huckabee's recent professions of being an environmentalist ring a little hollow among those who remember his denunciation of tree-huggers before cheering Farm Bureau audiences. But the conversion is probably smart politics. This Washington Post story, from Colorado, illustrates again how rapacious Republican mineral policies have driven conservative voters into the Democratic camp in the West. Huckabee has received the message.

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