Obama Reverses Campaign Promise and Approves Offshore Drilling

//act.commondreams.org/go/42?akid=9.124981.XaYMDd&t=2

Obama Administration OKs Oil Drilling in Arctic off Alaska
//www.commondreams.org/headline/2009/12/07-13

Obama Offshore Oil Plan a Disaster for Wildlife and Climate
//act.commondreams.org/go/58?akid=9.124981.XaYMDd&t=34

--------

The real reason for drilling

Fox Business News
by John Stossel

03/31/10

Today, the President is set to announce his new energy plan which includes allowing oil drilling off Virginia’s shoreline – a reversal of a long-standing ban on most offshore drilling: White House officials pitched the changes as ways to reduce U.S. reliance on foreign oil and create jobs — both politically popular ideas — but the president’s decisions also could help secure support for a climate change bill languishing in Congress. I applaud the President’s willingness to finally allow some drilling off America’s coasts but, let’s be honest: this is not going to make a dent in our ‘reliance’ on foreign oil. We consume 20 million barrels per day, and produce only 5. We could drill everywhere that we’re not allowed and we’d probably only goose production up to 6 million...

//tinyurl.com/yawrq6y


Informant: Thomas L. Knapp



//freepage.twoday.net/search?q=Obama
//freepage.twoday.net/search?q=what+change
//freepage.twoday.net/search?q=drilling
//freepage.twoday.net/search?q=Arctic
//freepage.twoday.net/search?q=Erika+Bolstad
//freepage.twoday.net/search?q=Center+for+Biological+Diversity
//freepage.twoday.net/search?q=John+Stossel

World-News

Independent Media Source

User Status

Du bist nicht angemeldet.

Suche

 

Aktuelle Beiträge

To 'Hold Her Accountable...
https://outreach.commondre ams.org/Prod/link-tracker? redirectUrl=aHR0cHMlM0ElMk YlMkZ3d3cuY29tbW9uZHJlYW1z Lm9yZyUyRm5ld3MlMkYyMDIyJT JGMDElMkYyMSUyRmhvbGQtaGVy LWFjY291bnRhYmxlLXdoYXQtc2 hlLWRpZC1wcmltYXJ5LXNpbmVt YS1wcm9qZWN0LWdldHMtZ2Vhcg ==&sig=BsndLvzrgLLJgJhzNw5 RFaA31VPQrgXXv19PecoAREep& iat=1642809197&a=%7C%7C272 00540%7C%7C&account=common dreams27562%2Eactivehosted %2Ecom&email=qGK8eRbS61qpv UhRbWm%2BBGk20kkAZay2C%2FJ Nq%2BJ67FU%3D&s=9c8a79612b 6aecebec01881af57cfb9e&i=1 26A145A7A1908
rudkla - 22. Jan, 05:40
Republicans, Aided by...
https://truthout.org/artic les/republicans-aided-by-m anchin-and-sinema-are-ston ewalling-voting-rights-bil ls/?eType=EmailBlastConten t&eId=65a31acf-ac18-44d5-a abb-e0d923fa3aaa
rudkla - 18. Jan, 22:00
There Are Many Ways to...
https://truthout.org/video /there-are-many-ways-to-st eal-a-midterm-and-the-gop- is-laying-the-groundwork/? eType=EmailBlastContent&eI d=ba935838-977d-46b2-b9bb- 217a7d13359c
rudkla - 14. Jan, 05:43
Trump Is Still Casting...
https://truthout.org/artic les/trump-is-still-casting -himself-as-the-victim-to- keep-political-control/?eT ype=EmailBlastContent&eId= ba935838-977d-46b2-b9bb-21 7a7d13359c
rudkla - 14. Jan, 05:41
The U.S. Drops an Average...
https://truthout.org/artic les/the-us-drops-an-averag e-of-46-bombs-a-day-while- grandstanding-for-peace/?e Type=EmailBlastContent&eId =5c6738b8-494b-48dd-8180-8 8df9cc3a5d0
rudkla - 12. Jan, 05:14

Archiv

Dezember 2009
Mo
Di
Mi
Do
Fr
Sa
So
 
 
 
 
 

Status

Online seit 6095 Tagen
Zuletzt aktualisiert: 22. Jan, 05:40

Credits


Afghanistan
Animal Protection - Tierschutz
AUFBRUCH für Bürgerrechte, Freiheit und Gesundheit
Big Brother - NWO
Brasilien-Brasil
Britain
Canada
Care2 Connect
Chemtrails
Civil Rights - Buergerrechte - Politik
Cuts in Social Welfare - Sozialabbau
Cybermobbing
Datenschutzerklärung
Death Penalty - Todesstrafe
Depleted Uranium Poisoning (D.U.)
Disclaimer - Haftungsausschluss
... weitere
Profil
Abmelden
Weblog abonnieren