Tag: Energy

President Obama Should Stand Up to Putin, Provide Energy & Arms to Ukraine

March 06, 2015

A year ago, Russian-backed militants forcibly took control of key buildings in a part of Ukraine called Crimea. In the days that followed, the attacks grew and violence escalated. Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed ownership of the territory and sent in columns of tanks. As the world watched the invasion live on TV, President Obama shrugged it off as “not really a shift.” Read More

Keystone Jobs Veto Draws Swift Rebuke From Editorial Boards

February 25, 2015

"He has cast his lot with environmental hysterics" Read More

“A National Embarrassment”: Speaker Boehner on President Obama’s Veto of Keystone Jobs Bill

February 24, 2015

The president is just too close to environmental extremists to stand up for America’s workers. He’s too invested in left-fringe politics to do what presidents are called on to do, and that’s put the national interest first. Read More

Will President Obama Deny Science on Keystone?

February 20, 2015

On January 21, 2009, The New York Times celebrated what it perceived as “an end to eight years of stark tension between science and government” and the start of a new era in which government officials no longer “insisted on tight control over even routine functions of key agencies.” The paper’s inspiration was President Obama’s Inaugural Address, delivered the day before. America’s new chief executive proclaimed: Read More

Three Years, 30+ Surveys, One Message for the President: Approve the Keystone Pipeline

February 19, 2015

In addition to the tens of thousands of jobs the project would create, survey after survey shows that a majority of Americans overwhelmingly, and consistently, support building the pipeline. Read More

Will the President Say No to All the Democrats Who Back Keystone?

February 18, 2015

The president’s threat to veto legislation approving the pipeline isn’t just a knock against the labor unions and small businesses that back the project, it’s a knock against members of his own party who support the pipeline and are calling on him to do the same. Read More

Gov. Mary Fallin of Oklahoma to Deliver the Weekly Republican Address

February 13, 2015

Gov. Fallin will discuss the Keystone XL pipeline, and its potential to help create good-paying jobs and bolster our nation’s energy security. Read More

House Presses Ahead on Jobs Bills to Help Middle-Class Families

February 12, 2015

There is no good reason – none whatsoever – for the president to veto this jobs bill. Read More

New Congress Keeps Promise to Approve Keystone Pipeline Jobs

February 11, 2015

For at least 42,000 Americans, according to the administration’s own estimates, this project would mean the shot at a good-paying job and the ability to provide for their families. Read More

Boehner Presses White House on Jobs & Keystone Pipeline

February 05, 2015

While Republicans continue to focus squarely on jobs and the economy, the Democrats are dragging their feet. Read More

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