America’s Hope That Obama Is Determined to Change
Click Here to read my op-ed in this week’s Washington Examiner, “America’s Hope That Obama Is Determined to Change.”
“Newt Gingrich has found a new avenue of influence – the gas station. His campaign stop at a local gas station, holding the gas pump in his hand, decrying the lack of “algae energy” was brilliant.
He is correct. There is currently no algae energy available for America’s massive demand and thanks to President Obama, there is no fossil fuel plan, either. He stifles coal. He stifles oil. He stifles natural gas. Fossil fuel production on federal lands is at a nine-year low.
His Secretary of Energy, Steven Chu, wants gas prices to reach $8.00 a gallon, a la Europe, forcing Americans to switch (yes, he now disavows his statement from 2008, but it’s a campaign year, so how seriously should that be taken?). But switch to what – the Chevy Volt? – only if you want to catch on fire.
The genius of the American people should not be underestimated. Americans did not blow out their candles before they had dependable electricity.”…