“making tough decisions about opening new offshore areas for oil and gas development”
This, of course, after reinstating the ban on off-shore drilling lifted by Bush. His mention of the above was just a tiny pivot to appear more centrist, a promise that those of us who’ve followed his short track record knew was just a lie. Via Jim Hoft:
Our secretary of energy pushes bio-refineries and windmills to oil executives at an energy conference as the administration announces a three-year offshore drilling ban. This is a policy for economic suicide.