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These Are the Facts of President Obama's Budget

February 16, 2016

In 16 seconds, here's everything you need to know about President Obama's last-ever budget to Congress. . . Read More

135 Senior Legislative Leaders from 40 States and Puerto Rico Support Federal Legislation to #LiftTheBan

October 05, 2015

The House will vote on legislation to life the ban soon, and support for it is growing. Read More

Energy Production Empowers America at Home and Abroad

June 11, 2015

Despite the fact that the Obama administration has forced a big decline in American energy production on federal lands, we’ve reached a major milestone: Read More

Obama Administration Oversees Big Decline in American Energy Production on Federal Lands

May 04, 2015

With the exception of his speech at the Florida Everglades last week, President Obama likes to tell virtually every crowd that “America is number one in oil and gas” production. He’s right – but to borrow his line from 2012, he didn’t build that. A new, nonpartisan Congressional Research Service (CRS) report reveals that from 2010 to 2014: Read More

SOTU FACT: Energy Production Is Up and Gas Prices are Down Despite the President’s Policies, Not Because of Them

January 20, 2015

CLAIM: “Today, America is number one in oil and gas. ... And thanks to lower gas prices and higher fuel standards, the typical family this year should save $750 at the pump.” (President Obama, State of the Union Address, January 20, 2015) FACT: The Obama administration has suppressed energy production on federal lands, while Republicans have consistently pressed for a true all-of-the-above energy policy to help create jobs and address costs for working families.  Read More

President Obama, Democrats Proven Wrong on Gas Prices

January 16, 2015

“We’ve got an energy boom going on in this country,” Speaker Boehner said in a September 18th speech, when the national average price of a gallon of regular gasoline was $3.39. “North America is on track to be energy independent in the next five years or so. This is going to mean more growth, yes, but it’s also going to mean lower prices.” Read More

Five Years Into the Obama Presidency: Slow Economic Growth, Rising Prices the #NewNormal

July 22, 2013

The White House more or less admitted it has “has largely taken its eye off the ball,” and that the president will have to “make yet another pivot back” to jobs in a speech this Wednesday... Read More

Ignoring Rising Gas Prices, President Obama Continues to Delay Keystone Pipeline

February 19, 2013

Despite the toll skyrocketing gas prices is having on families and small businesses, President Obama has continued to block the Keystone pipeline... Read More

Labor Day Pain: Gas Prices Have Doubled on President Obama's Watch

September 04, 2012

As millions of American families hit the road this Labor Day weekend, they were met with another stark reminder of President Obama’s failed policies: record high gas prices. Read More

GOP ACTION REPORT: Expanding America’s Energy Production to Help Address High Costs & Create Jobs

August 15, 2012

Here’s a look at what Republicans have done to harness America’s resources, develop new sources of energy, and put Americans back to work: Read More