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Want to understand why Texans froze this past February, or why California has been racked by wildfire in recent summers? Come to Asheville. It is no exaggeration to say that the answer to every quantifiable question about climate and weather here on Earth and throughout the solar system lies in the more than 40 petabytes of data stored in downtown Asheville's Veach-Baley Federal Complex.
On Telegram, the 25-year-old Hendersonville lawmaker joins like-minded figures on the far-right fringe of the Republican Party, including former QAnon-proponent Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia.