The Fraud of Hien T. Tran (Hien Thanh Tran)
This page contains a compilation of links (in no particular order) to
articles and information about the Hien T. Tran Fraud. Hien T.
Tran was the lead scientist who wrote the report upon which the heavy
duty truck and bus regulations are based. He bought a mail order Ph.D.
from Thornhill "University" located at 255 Madison, New York.
Using his fake Ph.D., the unqualified liar applied for and got the
position as Manager of the Health and Ecosystem Assessment Section.
Some of the board members, the chair of the California Air Resources
Board, Mary Nichols knew of the fraud before voting on the
controversial regulation. The board members who knew, kept the
information from other board members for nearly a year after the
vote. The Governor also had the information and failed to take
How much Tran is paid to lie. $87,492.52 in 2011.
Ad Hoc Group Demands CARB Replacement of Tran Report
Republican Candidate for Attorney General Steve Cooley Vows CARB Invistigation if Elected
John and Ken on KFI, Los Angeles Interview with Dr. James Enstrom
December 3 podcast of the Ray Appleton KMJ 580 Radio program in Fresno on TranGate.