Barack Obama and the High Price of Gas

“We have to figure out how to boost the price of gasoline to the levels in Europe.” Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, 2008

Barack Obama Comes Out for Even HIGHER Gas Prices Erick Erickson RedState 4/27/2011

I realize Barack Obama graduated magna cum laude from Harvard and was Editor of Harvard Law Review, […]

New NAT GAS Act is Introduced in the U.S. House

PickensPlan 4/6/2011

Congressmen John Sullivan (R-OK), Dan Boren (D-OK), John Larson (D-CT) and Kevin Brady (R-TX) have introduced H.R. 1380, the ‘New Alternative Transportation to Give Americans Solutions’ (NAT GAS) Act. This bill will be the legislative vehicle to replace millions of barrels of imported oil with domestic natural gas, especially for fleet vehicles.

The […]

Rep. Blackburn Introduces Bill to Preempt FCC Internet Takeover

Warner Todd Huston Emerging Corruption 1/6/2011

Representative Marsha Blackburn (R, TN) has introduced a bill to preempt the December power grab by the Federal Communications Commission’s Chairman Julius Genachowski and she has made the bill bipartisan with the support of Democrat Dan Boren (Oklahoma).

Blackburn is reporting that 60 members support her bill to halt […]

Boehner: ‘A Vote to Adjourn is a Vote to Raise Taxes’

Michelle Malkin 9/29/2010

GOP turns up the heat on panicked Dems over tax hikes:

Appearing at the weekly Republican leadership press conference, House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) decried Democratic Leaders’ intent to adjourn for the fall without allowing an up-or-down vote to stop all of the tax increases set to take effect on January […]

Boren says Congress should push for removal of unconfirmed “czars”

By JIM MYERS Tulsa World Washington Bureau 9/8/2009

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Dan Boren said Congress should use the power of the purse to push the Obama administration to remove so-called czars that do not go through a confirmation process.

Responding to questions during a telephonic town hall, the Oklahoma Democrat said he […]