A 4/19 Mindset on Energy

The Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil leak occurred on April 20th. So why is President Obama pushing his April 19th global-warming agenda as a solution to it? By now everyone has ...

Exploring for New Supplies of Votes

President Obama’s announcement that he would support a limited expansion of offshore drilling might sound like a step in the right direction. In reality, it tightens the noose on domestic ...
Politics & Policy

Hot Air

This week, the Senate debates America’s Climate Security Act (S. 2191), sponsored by Sen. Joseph Lieberman (I., Conn.) and John Warner (R., Va). The Lieberman-Warner bill (LW) would restrict energy ...
Politics & Policy

No Toilets Left Behind

Want to see what’s wrong with the newly enacted energy bill? Just take a look at your toilet. If it’s a low-flush toilet, that is. These water-stingy models were mandated under ...
Politics & Policy

A Whole New World?

Global warming is a complex issue to figure out, but one thing about it is actually quite simple — discerning which side dominates the debate right now. For the past ...
Politics & Policy

Chumps At The Pump

Gasoline is already more than $2.20 per gallon and climbing, and we’re still months away from the high-demand summer vacation season. So why has the U.S. Senate introduced two bills ...