That would be former Al Gore CEO, erstwhile #3 at the Department of Energy (an anti-fossil fuel crusader lording over fossil fuel policy), Cathy Zoi.
She’s going to a ‘private sector job in California’. No word yet on if it is an outfit she lavished with stimulus boodle or otherwise which found sudden favor and fame under her helmsmanship with those many billions of your dollars. We’ll see.
Anyway, there will be no confirmation platform to out the various ethics issues sticking to her heel. For better or worse scarce resources had pushed our litigation of DoE stonewalling us on her ethics records to the back of the line, about last week. So the rush wasn’t as great as she likely presumed.
We instead prioritized some very fishy behavior we’ve got to fry with NOAA, whose situation just got much dicier by coincidence also today, with an Inspector General report affirming some things we suspected and are preparing pleadings on. Watch this space on that one. What they’ve been caught doing is not only sleazy but in some respects really quite serious.
As you will read, their line of argument, which inescapably concludes that taxpayer funded staff are essentially as a matter of law being seconded to the UN when they work on ‘global warming’, as an excuse to keep ‘global warming’ (including, yes, ‘Hockey Stick’-related) records from your view, is a doozy.