GOP lawmaker: Obama saying ‘up yours’ to Congress

Cristina Marcos The Hill 7/7/2015

Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) on Tuesday said President Obama’s executive order regarding the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge could be summed up as: “Up yours.”

Young claimed the executive order announced earlier this year to recommend designating nearly all 20 million acres in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) as wilderness […]

Obama Adviser Podesta Caught Green-Handed In Major Ethics Violation

Richard Pollock The Daily Caller 1/29/2015

In 2013, John Podesta was paid $87,000 by a shadowy foreign billionaire whose passion is preventing energy exploration on American land.

Just two years later, Podesta is a member of President Obama’s inner circle, and the driving force inside the White House to block 12 million acres of land in […]

Obama Wants to Close Off Energy-Rich Stretch of Alaska to Development

Sean Hackbarth U.S. Chamber of Commerce 1/26/2015

Pultizer Prize-winning author Daniel Yergin, wrote in the New York Times that global energy markets are at an inflection point. The role of the world’s “swing producer” has swung to the United States:

By leaving oil prices to the market, Saudi Arabia and the emirates also passed the responsibility […]

Bachmann was right, ‘Time’ was wrong

Don Surber 1/3/2015

On August 18, 2011, Bryan Walsh, the self-described “senior writer for TIME magazine, covering energy and the environment — and also, occasionally, scary diseases,” explained to the world, “Why Michele Bachmann’s $2-a-Gallon Gas Promise Is a Fantasy.” Time put the political diatribe in its Science section

Ha ha ha ha ha ha […]

Obama Admin. Crams Over 1,200 New Regulations Just Before The New Year

Michael Bastasch The Daily Caller 12/23/2014

The Obama administration is cramming like a college student trying to study for a final exam, publishing more than 1,200 new regulations in the last 15 days alone,according to data from Regulations.gov.

Energy and environment rules are the biggest category, with 139 published by the federal government in the […]

Five Things About Bobby Jindal’s Energy Plan

Amy Harder The Wall Street Journal 16 Sep 2014

Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana hopes to emerge as a leading policy thinker in the field of potential GOP presidential candidates. He released an energy plan Tuesday that in some ways is more nuanced and moderate than ideas espoused by other candidates. The 43-year-old governor’s energy […]