Eric Florack on March 31st, 2010

Jake Tapper says this morning that the White House has given a go ahead to offshore drilling. On Wednesday morning at Joint Base Andrews Naval Air Facility in Washington, DC, President Obama will announce that his administration will allow the lease sale to go forward for oil and gas exploration 50 miles off of the […]

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Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read on the sphere; Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble This is the “Would you buy a used car from this Blog?” edition.  Rmemeber, no down payment and 72 years to pay. Our first offering this afternoon is a brand new offering from Jennifer Ruben at Commentary. I’ve said […]

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So, President Bush has now joined John McCain’s call to eliminate the federal ban on offshore oil drilling. He’s even asked Congress to do so. This strikes me as a smart move, both in the political world, and the real one. Obama is now in the position, along with congressional Democrats,  of explaining why voters are […]

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Eric Florack on May 28th, 2008

Hume, last night: The group that spearheaded the successful effort to have polar bears listed as a threatened species has a blueprint for further action that could create ripples throughout the U.S. economy. The Arizona Daily Star reports the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity wants to use the polar bear designation as a springboard to […]

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Eric Florack on April 28th, 2008

Hemry Lamb in World Net Daily over the weekend: With gas prices now yon-side of $3.50 per gallon, wouldn’t it be great to have an extra million barrels of domestic oil flowing daily into the American pipeline? Blame William Jefferson Clinton, who vetoed a bill in 1995 that would have opened the Alaska reserves that […]

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