For its unprecedented efforts of discouraging, changing, and sometimes censoring the reports and studies of government scientists in order to make them more supportive of political policies, a 2007 Jefferson Muzzle goes to… the Bush Administration.
Bush's anti-scientific stance has been unrelenting. Add this to the list.
It only took his "Human-animal hybrid" and "gross abuses of medical science" comments to entirely lose confidence in the Bush administration. Even more so than the Iraq fiasco and scandals too numerous to count.
Just remembered the scandalous misinformation the administration is passing around regarding alternative fuels and refusing to revise CAFE standards...