Roughly Speaking: The president vs. the press

Lamar Smith

Frosh uses lawsuit as a shakedown

Frosh uses lawsuit as a shakedown

The Sun praises its hero, Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh, for standing up to Rep. Lamar Smith's letter demanding information on investigations being conducted by Mr. Frosh and 16 other attorney generals, all Democrats, on "potential climate change fraud" ("Frosh's temperature rise," June 1).

According to these Democrats and their supporters at the Sun, ExxonMobil and other oil companies may have deceived investors and consumers of the consequences of burning their products. I guess I should have been warned when I filled up my gas tank 30 years ago...