Pipeline or Not, Lots of Canadian Crude Oil is Headed to the US

Marita Noon The Heartland Institute 3/28/2013

Environmentalists mistakenly think that blocking the Keystone pipeline will prevent crude oil, derived from Canada’s oil sands, from being extracted and from being conveyed into the US to be refined into gasoline, asphalt, and other products that are important to the transportation and manufacturing sectors. Their ultimate goal is […]

Obama admin. backs spill figures, releases e-mails

Ted Bridis The Daily Caller 11/24/2010

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Wednesday defended the integrity of estimates that for months were inaccurate in showing how much oil spilled in the Gulf of Mexico, disclosing thousands of pages of internal e-mails written by government scientists on the project. “It is a guess,” a senior […]

Obama paid NoLa man $18,000 to monitor ‘negative’ coverage of the oil spill

Meredith Jessup The Blaze 9/13/2010

WASHINGTON (AP) – The federal government hired a New Orleans man for $18,000 to appraise whether news stories about its actions in the Gulf oil spill were positive or negative for the Obama administration, which was keenly sensitive to comparisons between its response and former President George W. Bush’s much-maligned […]

New guidelines could rule out many oil claims

Curt Anderson Associated Press via Yahoo! News 8/20/2010

MIAMI – A flower shop in Florida that saw a drop-off in weddings this summer is probably out of luck. So is a restaurant in Idaho that had to switch seafood suppliers. A hardware store on the Mississippi coast may be left out, too.

The latest guidelines […]

The stunning decline of Barack Obama

…10 key reasons why the Obama presidency is in meltdown

Nile Gardiner Telegraph [UK] 12 Aug 2010

The last few weeks have been a nightmare for President Obama, in a summer of discontent in the United States which has deeply unsettled the ruling liberal elites, so much so that even the Left has begun to […]

‘Last, best shot’ for Cap and Trade this year

Moment of truth for energy bill Coral Davenport Politico 7/12/2010

The next three weeks represent Democrats’ last, best shot at getting an energy and climate change bill passed this year.

In the White House and the office of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, it’s moment-of-truth time. People on every side of the energy debate say […]