Obama Sneaks Through 30-Year Drilling Moratorium

“We can’t drive our SUVs and eat as much as we want and keep our homes on 72 degrees at all times … and then just expect that other countries are going to say OK. That’s not leadership. That’s not going to happen.”

Dave Blount Moonbattery 7/11/2012

The good news: America has plenty […]

Obama’s oil-price blame game

Herman Cain The Daily Caller 4/24/2011

President Obama recently said that the economic situation when he took office was worse than he had thought at the time. That’s code for “blame Bush” again for Obama’s failed economic policies, which have not stimulated the economy.

Obama has chastised businesses for sitting on over $2 trillion in […]

Energy in America: EPA Rules Force Shell to Abandon Oil Drilling Plans

Dan Springer FoxNews.com 4/25/2011

Shell Oil Company has announced it must scrap efforts to drill for oil this summer in the Arctic Ocean off the northern coast of Alaska. The decision comes following a ruling by the EPA’s Environmental Appeals Board to withhold critical air permits. The move has angered some in Congress and triggered […]

Natural Resources Committee Passes Three Energy Bills to Create Jobs and Lower Gasoline Prices

Carol Greenberg Conservative Outlooks 4/13/2011

From an email from Chairman Hastings (R-WA).

Markup Update #2: Natural Resources Committee Passes Three Energy Bills to Create Jobs and Lower Gasoline Prices

WASHINGTON, DC – The House Natural Resources Committee today passed three energy bills with bipartisan support that are a part of House Republicans’ American […]

As Rising Gas Prices Threaten Economic Growth, Administration Doubles Down on Job-Crushing Energy Tax

The Freedom Project 4/6/2011

Today, the House is taking up the Energy Tax Prevention Act, legislation aimed at preventing the EPA from imposing a job-crushing backdoor national energy tax that will drive up gasoline prices and destroy American jobs. Stopping the Democrats’ drive to impose an energy tax is critical to preventing the Obama Administration […]

Soros Wins Under Obama’s Energy Policies

Ed Lasky American Thinker 3/28/2011

Are Barack Obama’s energy policies influenced by hedge fund billionaire and political patron, George Soros?

Abby Wisse Schacter, in the New York Post, notes that the Obama administration is clamping down on oil and gas development in America (both onshore and offshore) but is hell-bent on helping other nation’s tap […]