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Energy Independence Boosted As ANWR Cleared For Clean, Safe Drilling

August 21, 2020 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ After 40 years of fierce debate over oil and gas development in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), the Trump administration Aug. 17 cleared the way for the sale of drilling leases in the refuge – perhaps by as early as December of this year. Hailed by Alaska’s governor and […]

A Little Slice Of Alaskan Tundra Is Finally Open For Drilling

January 1, 2018 by

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Tax bill provision opens ANWR, to bring more oil online and keep Alaska pipeline operating By Paul Driessen ~ Way back in 1980, Congress passed the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act, establishing the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and making numerous other land use decisions for our 49th state. Section 1002 of the act postponed a decision […]

Alaskans Want More Drilling. Trump And Congress Are Working To Make It Happen.

October 21, 2017 by

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By Katie Tubb and Samantha Block ~ The Trump administration is attempting to do what past administrations have either failed to do or blocked: open up part of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for oil and gas drilling. The House recently passed a budget proposal that opens the door to allowing drilling in the refuge. […]

ABC’s ‘Blood And Oil’ This Fall’s New Take On Dirty Dealings By Oilmen

September 14, 2015 by

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By Julia A Seymour ~ Editor’s note: This story contains spoilers from the first episode of Blood & Oil. What is the result when Hollywood combines oil prospecting, a young couple chasing the American dream, family feuds and crooked officials? This fall television season, the result is Blood & Oil, ABC’s wannabe-Dallas set in the fictional […]

Obama’s Drilling Ban In Alaska Isn’t About Saving Polar Bears. It’s About His Radical Agenda

February 2, 2015 by

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By Stephen Moore ~ It was just recently that President Obama took credit for falling gas prices in his State of the Union address, and already he is sticking another knife in the back of America’s domestic oil and gas producers — to say nothing of the residents of Alaska. Obama’s latest anti-fossil-fuels directive is […]

Obama to Clog Alaska Oil Drilling + More – Daily Digest

January 26, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The most sacred of the duties of a government [is] to do equal and impartial justice to all citizens.” –Thomas Jefferson, Note in Destutt de Tracy, 1816 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Obama to Clog Alaska Oil Drilling It’s come to the point where the executive branch, with the swoop of […]