POLITICS
09/07/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Lawmakers' Global-Warming Trip Hit Tourist Hot Spots, Raising Eyebrows

WASHINGTON -- When 10 members of Congress wanted to study climate change, they did more than just dip their toes into the subject: They went diving and snorkeling at the Great Barrier Reef. They also rode a cable car through the Australian rain forest, visited a penguin rookery and flew to the South Pole.

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