The US senate has by a substantial majority of 58 to 42 blocked a carbon tax for the US, with four Democrats crossing the floor to join the Republicans. Obama`s climate policy is in tatters. The global warming hoax is in its death throes. Senator Inhofe led the attack on Obama with devastating affect with reports he threw a snowball across the Senate floor, to indicate one presumes the beginning of the new ice age(see next post for information about the start of the new ice age). Senator Inhofe is one of the principle speakers at the international Heartland Institute sponsored climate conference in Washington in June.