About Paul Chesser: Climate "Skeptics" Conference Speaker

Tue, 2008-02-19 12:47Kevin Grandia
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About Paul Chesser: Climate "Skeptics" Conference Speaker

Here's a briefing note we've prepared on Paul Chesser, a director for a North Carolina free-market think tank called the John Locke Foundation (JLF). Chesser is listed as a speaker at the “2008 International Conference on Climate Change,” being organized by the ExxonMobil and Philip Morris-friendly Heartland Institute.

Below is a list of other briefing notes we have completed on speakers for the “2008 International Conference on Climate Change:”

Will Alexander

Dennis Avery

Tim Ball

Calvin Beisner

Sterling Burnett

Bob Carter

Paul Chesser

Michael Fox

Vincent Gray

Chris Horner

Madhav Khandekar

Jay Lehr

Ross McKitrick

Patrick Michaels

Marc Morano

Robert M. Murphy

Todd Myers

Tim Patterson

Benny Peiser

Paul Reiter

Arthur Robinson

Joel Schwartz

S. Fred Singer

George Taylor
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