Union of Concerned Scientists Cooks the Books, Media Swallow It - Reason.com
So what vast sums of money did the duplicitous executives atGeneral Electric lavish on the Reason Foundation in 2008 and 2009to support an implied campaign to traduce climate science?
How much did GE spend on matching and direct grants on thesix think tanks identified by the UCS as being pro-climateconsensus?
That would be $497,744. At least with regard to GeneralElectric’s contributions, it appears that the Union of ConcernedScientists has salted a follow-the-money trail with pieces offool’s gold, which certain unwary news outlets obligingly picked upand reported as real bullion.