"Science Taboo for Republicans Seeking White House"

"WASHINGTON  -- Many of the Republican candidates vying for their party’s nod to take on President Barack Obama, dismiss science in favor of strong evangelical faith, playing to a hard-line conservative electorate.

Only one of the White House contenders, former Utah governor Jon Huntsman, has come out with force to proclaim a belief in man-made climate change, as he condemned his party’s hostility to science."

AFP had the story December 30, 2011.

Source: AFP, 12/30/2011