Oil, gas prices in freefall as OPEC reels from US fracking

FoxNews.com 11/28/2014

Drivers paying less at the pump due to free-falling oil prices can thank the U.S. energy boom for generating shale oil – and weakening OPEC’s ability to keep the cost of a gallon of gas high.

In just a matter of months, the price of a barrel of oil has dropped from more […]

Maps Developed in Secret Suggest EPA May Be Expanding Regulation

Rob Port The Daily Signal 8/30/2014

BISMARCK, N.D. — A map developed by the EPA and released to a U.S. House committee investigating controversial proposed water regulations should have citizens concerned, says U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer. “It is certainly alarming the EPA would develop these maps in secret and only release them after being confronted […]

North Dakota Tribes to Obama: Deregulate Energy

Philip Wegmann The Daily Signal 6/13/2014

President Obama will visit Cannonball, N.D., today, home of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation, to celebrate increased cooperation between tribal and federal governments. One issue, not on the official agenda but likely on the minds of several Native Americans leaders, is federal regulation of resources and the Keystone Pipeline.

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Do You Live in a Death Spiral State?

William Baldwin Forbes 11/25/2012

Thinking about buying a house? Or a municipal bond? Be careful where you put your capital. Don’t put it in a state at high risk of a fiscal tailspin.

Eleven states make our list of danger spots for investors. They can look forward to a rising tax burden, deteriorating state finances […]

An[other] inconvenient truth for the Administration

16 July 2012

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Obama Took Cash From Bain Outsourcing Execs

…As we’ve seen, the leftist media thinks it’s a disaster if a private citizen, Mitt Romney, made money from an investment company that outsourced jobs to save companies. But the leftist media seems perfectly comfortable with Barack […]

Walter Russell Mead: “A new age of abundance for fossil fuels is upon us. And the center of gravity of the global energy picture is shifting from the Middle East to… North America.”

Tom Nelson 7/9/2012

The Energy Revolution Part One: The Biggest Losers | Via Meadia

Over the past year, we’ve been watching a geopolitical revolution get underway. It’s much bigger and more consequential than the Arab Spring, though the legacy media are giving it much less play. It will rearrange the global chessboard, improving the position […]