Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Energy Report: Obama Goes On Offense About Gas Prices, Reliance On Foreign Oil

There are 2 things we can do to immediately see the price of gas drop:

1. Ban the export of US oil - we're drilling more oil than ever but it's being shipped to the same places Republicans shipped our manufacturing jobs.

2. Require positions in oil futures be held a minimum of 30 days to discourage speculation and encourage those with a legitimate interest in oil futures (airlines, FedEx, etc.) to hold purchase and hold them.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

House Republicans Struggle To Piece Budget Together

Boehner and the Republican Liar's Club are still beating the same dead horse. They took over the House in 2010 promising to create jobs and have done nothing since but obstruct and try to legislate America's bedrooms. Oh, and try to pad Boehner's bank account by pushing through the Canada-2-China oil pipeline. Poll after poll has shown that, while the deficit is a concern, Americans care more about jobs - but the Republicans could care less what Americans care about.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost