I guess the dirtbag who wanted to "spend more time with his family" will get to do so. His "family", apparently, is Exxon/Mobil.
Philip A. Cooney, the former White House staff member who repeatedly revised government scientific reports on global warming, will go to work for Exxon Mobil this fall, the oil company said yesterday.
Mr. Cooney resigned as chief of staff for President Bush's environmental policy council on Friday, two days after documents obtained by The New York Times revealed that he had edited the reports in ways that cast doubt on the link between the emission of greenhouse gases and rising temperatures.
I am speechless. The man makes his money killing an entire PLANET. What does Bush say? "Great Job!"
A former lawyer and lobbyist with the American Petroleum Institute, the main lobbying group for the oil industry, Mr. Cooney has no scientific training. The White House, which said on Friday that there was no connection between last week's disclosure and Mr. Cooney's resignation, repeated yesterday that his actions were part of the normal review process for documents on environmental issues involving many government agencies.
"Phil Cooney did a great job," said Dana Perino, a deputy spokeswoman for the White House...
EXXON SUCKS. DO NOT BUY THEIR GAS.