Energy (July 2011)

End moratorium on offshore drilling now

Jobs, deficit, economy — these are words you’re certain to hear echoing through the Capitol this month. Yet as debt debates and negotiations continue, too few are talking about one clear step that could help create jobs immediately: allowing our energy industry to get back to work.

Lights out for US innovation

Would you trade your flat-screen HDTV for a black-and-white set with aluminum foil rabbit ears? How about swapping your smartphone for a rotary-dial brick? 

Energy production and economic recovery go hand in hand for US

Our economy is suffering its worst downturn since the Great Depression. So what do we do about it? Well, the White House began with almost a trillion dollars in taxpayer “stimulus” money in an attempt to force job creation. That government-will-lead approach failed miserably.