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GOP Rep. Louie Gohmert asks a National Forest Service official if she can alter the Earth's and moon's orbits to address climate change

2 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Rep. Louie Gohmert, a Texas Republican, asked a National Forest Service official whether the federal land agencies could alter the orbit of the Earth and moon to address climate change.
It's unclear whether Gohmert's outlandish question was serious or designed to poke fun during Wednesday's hearing before the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands.
"I understand, from what's been testified to the Forest Service and the , you want very much to work on the issue of climate change," Gohmert said. "I was informed by the immediate past director of NASA...
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East Texas congressman asks if federal agency can change moon orbit to fight climate change

East Texas congressman asks if federal agency can change moon orbit to fight climate change

2 days ago   |   By ABC

It's not clear if he was serious, and the question appeared to surprise a forest service official. Either way, Louie Gohmert's question raised some eyebrows.
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