GOP attorneys general and industry lobbyists colluded to defend ExxonMobil and obstruct climate change legislation.
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Jon Letman is a freelance journalist on Kauai. He writes about politics, people and the environment in the Asia-Pacific region. Follow him on Twitter: @jonletman.