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Lawmakers hear of White House interference
in release of global warming science

Updated: January 30, 2007, 11:23 PM ET
By H. Josef Hebert | Associated Press — Jan. 31, 2007

WASHINGTON — Federal scientists have been pressured to play down global warming, advocacy groups testified Tuesday at the Democrats' first investigative hearing since taking control of Congress.

The hearing focused on allegations that the White House for years has micromanaged the government's climate programs and has closely controlled what scientists have been allowed to tell the public.

``It appears there may have been an orchestrated campaign to mislead the public ...

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