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Nine dollar gas?

Posted: April 13, 2012 at 11:25 am   /   Elections, Politics, Videos

A new ad from American Energy Alliance:   American Energy Alliance reminds consumers that President Obama and his administration are intentionally boosting the price of gas by restricting access to Americas natural resources. We have enough oil to fuel our economy for the next 200 years. To learn more, go to

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President Obama, stop blaming others for gas prices

Posted: April 12, 2012 at 7:45 am   /   Elections, Politics, Videos

A new ad from Crossroads GPS   Here is more information on energy matters from the Office of Speaker John Boehner: OFFENSE: Republicans Highlight “All of the Above” Solutions, Hold POTUS Accountable for Doubling Gas Prices President Obama is once again focusing his efforts on a “calculated distraction” that will not lower the debt,create a single job or […]

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Energy Department’s crony capitalism puts taxpayers on the hook for billions

Posted: March 31, 2012 at 7:45 am   /   Politics, Videos

Like many of Obama’s operatives in the administration and bureaucracy, Energy Secretary Steven Chu seems to think that we’re not very smart, or suffering from catastrophic memory loss. Chu, 2008: In 2008, Obama’s Energy Secretary Steven Chu told the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) that he wanted to ramp up gasoline taxes over the next 15 years until they […]

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Environment roundup: EPA’s assault on coal plants, Stossel video, more

Posted: March 29, 2012 at 12:15 pm   /   Elections, Politics, Videos

Over the last few days, there has been news on the energy and environment front that has been somewhat crowded out by Obamacare’s day(s) in court. Here’s an update: #1 New EPA GHG Rule is Latest Assault on American Energy: WASHINGTON D.C. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is preparing today to issue a proposed […]

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Boehner explains Obama’s Keystone strategy (video)

Posted: March 27, 2012 at 4:00 pm   /   Politics, Videos

Here is Speaker Boehner giving and easy-to-understand explanation of Obama’s sleight of hand on the Keystone Pipeline deal.   At his weekly press conference today, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) highlighted the “Obama Energy Gap” — the glaring discrepancy between the president’s rhetorical support for Republicans’ ‘all-of-the-above’ energy policy, and his failed energy record that […]

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Regulations force refineries to close, may cause gas shortage in northeast

Posted: March 22, 2012 at 1:45 pm   /   Politics

As Gas Prices Soar, “Extremely Challenging” Regulations Making Things Worse for Refineries Gas prices are already rising faster than ever, and now Reuters says the Northeast “may face an unprecedented shortage of gasoline due to the closure of half of regional refineries by mid-year.” Experts tell the Wall Street Journal gas prices “will climb higher” […]

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A Week in Bad Headlines: Democrats “Scrambling,” “Tanking,” “Playing Defense” on Gas Prices

Posted: March 18, 2012 at 2:30 pm   /   Politics

Two weeks ago, the president hosted a productive, bicameral, bipartisan meeting in which he and congressional leaders talked about jobs and rising gas prices.  Speaker Boehner was encouraged by the president’s willingness to discuss bipartisan steps that can be taken toward an ‘all-of-the-above’ national energy strategy, including common-sense pro-American energy bills passed by the House […]

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Democrats’ solution to gas prices is a bill to raise them even higher?

Posted: March 16, 2012 at 10:55 am   /   Politics

Democrats “Feeling the Heat” Over Rising Gas Prices Plot Bill to … Make Gas More Expensive? “Senate Democrats and the White House are feeling the heat” from Republicans’ coordinated effort to hold them accountable for rising gas prices, says Roll Call, and “are preparing a legislative response”: tax hikes to make gasoline even more expensive […]

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Fox News exposes Obama hypocrisy on gas prices

Posted: March 9, 2012 at 2:15 pm   /   Politics

The Energy Department has increased the projected price for a gallon of gas this summer to nearly $4, which “could stall the creation of jobs” — more bad news for struggling families and small businesses. The news has President Obama on defense against a coordinated Republican effort to hold his policies accountable for rising gas […]

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