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Perhaps nation should use more common sense with global warming

As our children graduate from high school this year, they will have completed their entire educational career learning about something that didn’t happen during their time in school — global warming. 
Yes, scientific evidence shows no warming trend in 15 years.  
All the dire predictions just have not happened.  Large numbers of the landfall of massive, destructive hurricanes after Katrina, beginning the following year, have failed to come to pass. 
In fact, we have set a record of 3,100 days since the landfall of a hurricane.  
The Polar bear — pictured sitting on an ice cube to aptly illustrate their danger from shrinking icy habitats — was gripping until you realize, as “National Geographic” reported, a polar bear can swim 400-plus miles without stopping.
Unfortunately, they are now endangered because the 16 feet of ice in the Southern Beaufort Sea is preventing access to their food source.  
Ethanol subsidies increase greenhouse gasses, the price of food, and even gasoline, and result in deforestation abroad. Solar panel farms and windmills kill wildlife and their formerly delicate support systems. Over-regulation destroys jobs, increases prices and has questionable results.  
We have left common-sense reform for huge science experiments funded with trillions of our dollars and forced on us through regulations.
We keep pouring money off our kitchen table into government, and expanding the debt our children (many graduating from college with debt already) and our grandchildren will have to pay, all while we exacerbate the world hunger situation — and all to stop a global warming trend that few can find.
If these costly experiments are successful, our energy costs will increase by 10 percent to 25 percent, in addition to paying the “experimental debt” we have created.  
While we need to be conscious of the environment, we also need to return to being reasonable in our approach and stop attacking industry. 
Green energy may be the way to go in the future, but government wasting our money with in-house amateurs playing the role of venture capitalists and losing trillions is not the way to do it. It has only taken us deeper in debt and rewarded a select few with huge paychecks.  
We are told that 97 percent of scientists believe in manmade global warming. But the “Wall Street Journal” reports the survey processes and results are questionable. 
It reports “The Petition Project” has garnered a petition of “more than 31,000 signatures, (more than 9,000 signatories with a Ph.D.)” stating “there’s no convincing scientific evidence that the human release of . . . carbon dioxide, methane, or other greenhouse gasses is causing or will, in the foreseeable future, cause catastrophic heating of the earth’s atmosphere and disrupt the Earth’s climate.”  
In fact, as in the 1970s, we note some scientists see a cooling trend resulting from change in the sun’s activity. NASA GISS mapping, available online, shows little or no global warming trends. 
Let’s stop destroying our economy and opportunity for our young people TODAY by trying to change what a dwindling number of experts think might be “incorrect” temperatures for the climate 100 years from now. Let’s let God handle that, not the government.