It’s ALWAYS a bad idea for a government agency to try to muzzle employees. It invariably results in even more publicity for the point of view being supressed. Ask George Bush how it worked out to try to shut James Hansen up.
Obama’s EPA seems not to have gotten the message. On Thursday, November 5th, EPA officials asked Laurie Williams and Allan Zabel, attorney’s in EPA’s Region 9 office here in San Francisco to remove a YouTube video critical of cap-and-trade legislation currently in front of Congress.
I don’t know about you, but when someone tries to keep me from seeing something I make it a priority to take a look. Here’s the video.