energy policy

What You Need To Know For the Elizabeth Colbert Busch/ Mark Sanford Debate

What You Need To Know For the Elizabeth Colbert Busch/ Mark Sanford Debate

This evening at the Citadel, the two candidates for the SC District 1 Congressional seat, will debate for an hour…

11 years ago

BP Proves Corporations Can Get Away with Almost Anything with No Risk of Prison

As long as they've got decent insurance, a few bucks in the till, political contributions to the right people and…

11 years ago

Could Obama’s Best Climate Change Strategy Be Thwarted by Religious Fundamentalism?

Fossil fuel barons need to join the efforts to stem climate change, but their religious beliefs may be an unrecognized…

11 years ago

President Obama is More Popular Now than During His First Term

The GOP finds itself in trouble as Obama's popularity soars and their own plummets, and Obama's second term only promises…

11 years ago

Historical or hysterical? What to make of Tim Scott replacing whack-job DeMint

South Carolina Governor, Nikki Haley has made history in appointing a black Republican, but was the move historical or hysterical?

11 years ago

Georgia GOP Believes the UN is Using Mind Control to Take Over the US

Majority Leader Chip Rogers believes the United Nations is using Soviet-era mind control techniques to take over the U.S. through…

12 years ago

Dirty Weather Puts 24 Hours of Reality in the Face of Climate Change Deniers

2012's weather is a terrifying foretaste of the future of ourworld with Global Warming. Watch 24 Hours of Reality, the…

12 years ago

Romnesia Spreads to Paul Ryan as He Forgets Romney’s ‘Coal Kills’ Record

Paul Ryan told Pennsylvanians today that Mitt Romney would get coal jobs going, while Obama has a war on coal.…

12 years ago

Romney Attacks Obama over Coal Employment When Jobs are at 15 Year High

Mitt Romney attacked Obama over jobs Friday in Abingdon, Virginia, but coal jobs are at the highest level in 15…

12 years ago

Mitt Romney’s New Ads Feature Coal Miners that Were Forced to Attend His Rally

Today, Romney debuted two ads in Eastern Ohio and Western Virginia hitting Obama on coal, and he used coalminers in…

12 years ago

Romney Campaign Admits Oil and Gas Industry Wrote Their Energy Plan

Not even trying to fool anyone anymore, the Romney campaign has admitted that their energy policy was written by the…

12 years ago

Republicans Are Embarrassingly Wrong About Climate Change and We’re Paying the Price

Agriculture is being threatened by the worst drought in memory. Ranchers are selling their herds and still no effective climate…

12 years ago

Fox Business Analyst Neil Cavuto Says Answer to Record Heat is to Drill More

Neil Cavuto thinks if we drill our record heat will be a problem of the past and that while our…

12 years ago

The GOP’s Dystopian Dream of America’s Future

Why should the federal deficit scare us compared to an uninhabitable planet? Aren't mountains without tops more frightening than an…

12 years ago

To Bring America Out of the GOP Darkness Democrats Must Vote

The Republicans are continuing their march toward total destruction of America. Democrats are enablers through not going to the polls.

12 years ago

Pepco: Deregulation + Greed + Corruption = Suffering for Hundreds of Thousands

Pepco spent years ignoring aging equipment and tree-trimming and focused instead of increasing profits leaving a million people to suffer…

12 years ago

Right Wing Values: Poisoning our Air to Fill Their Pockets

Right wing values are all about profit values --and nothing more. Whether poisoning our water, triggering a war or making…

12 years ago

In the Name of Big Oil the Republican House is Savaging Regulations and the Environment

There are a spate of new bills in the house that were probably written by the oil companies. Everything Exxon…

12 years ago

Saving You From Socialist Light Bulbs by Saving You From Pesky Facts

Republicans are fighting light bulb socialism, trying to save the old fashioned light bulb without mentioning a single relevant fact

12 years ago

What Would A Romney Presidency be Like? It’s Anyone’s Guess

Mitt Romney wants Americans to know what the first day of a Romney presidency would look like, based on his…

12 years ago

Obama Campaign Slams Lie Filled Koch Funded Ad

President Obama's campaign hits back hard at a Koch funded attack ad chock full of pants on fire lies aimed…

12 years ago

The Dirty Thirty – Occupy May Day Edition

Look at all the things wrong in America right now and then look at the GOP solutions since 2010. You…

12 years ago

John Boehner Gives Hard Pressed Americans the Raspberry

House Speaker John Boehner spins his tired old talking points, a more than metaphorical raspberry to any real discussion of…

12 years ago

The Dirty Thirty – April Fool’s Edition

The Republican assault on American liberties has continued in 2012 with continued emphasis on the reproductive rights of women and…

12 years ago

Bad News GOP: Only 25% of Americans Believe Obama Can Influence Gas Prices

The Republican strategy of using gas prices against Obama took a hit today as a Suffolk University poll found that…

12 years ago

A Rebuttal To Stupid Republicans Who Believe Obama Halted Domestic Oil Production

The right wants you to believe that Obama has halted domestic oil production, but the truth Obama production levels have…

12 years ago

Let’s Rain Down A Storm Of Protest And Blow ALEC Out Of The States

A storm of protest is the best way to flush out the stench of this anti-American embarrassment to democracy known…

12 years ago

USA! Industrial Companies Are Confident In Obama And The Economy

In a shot across the bow of the Republicans' attempt to deem President Obama ineffective, US industrial companies have increased…

12 years ago

Drilling The Big GOP Lie: The US Exports More Gasoline Than It Imports

The GOP claims more drilling will achieve energy independence, but for the first time in 50 years, the US exported…

12 years ago

The Dirty Thirty Year End Edition

The Dirty Thirty Year-End edition is a recap of legislation, local, state and federal, the GOP is using to destroy…

12 years ago

Left Behind: The Obama Appreciation Gap

Your President spent a day in Real America to visit a smart energy grid manufacturing facility that is putting to…

14 years ago

Palin’s Phantom Pipeline Steals $500 Million from Taxpayers

On August 27, 2008, Palin signed AGIA (Alaska Gasline Inducement Act) into law awarding TransCanada 500 million dollars and a…

14 years ago

Democrats Chip Away at 40 Years of Radical Pro-Business Legislation

A Senate committee on Wednesday voted to eliminate limits on liability that oil companies would face for damages stemming from…

14 years ago

Gasland: Dick Cheney Poisons Your Drinking Water Too

Just in case you thought Dick Cheney's culpability for environmental destruction was limited to offshore drilling and the Gulf oil…

14 years ago

The Gulf Oil Spill is Obama’s Chance to Bring Real Change

While the Right howls that Obama is using the Gulf oil spill for political gain they forget that, in 1989,…

14 years ago

Keith Olbermann Whines and Undermines Obama’s Oil Spill Address

Instead of gearing up to support the POTUS in his rather courageous announcement that we are addicts and need to…

14 years ago

Change Has Come: Environmental Protection Now Has Public Support

It seems that the worst environmental disaster in US history was all it took for Americans to get serious about…

14 years ago

Sarah Palin Greeted by Environmental Big Oil Protesters in Vegas

Sarah Palin was speaking last night in Las Vegas, Nevada, headlining the annual shopping center convention. But it was the…

14 years ago

The White House Slams Palin’s Obama Oil Spill Allegations

Sarah Palin, the Drill Baby Drill poster girl and someone whose PAC contributions read like a who's who in the…

14 years ago

The Left Carrying Water for the GOP: Why isn’t Obama Fixing the Oil Spill?!?

Everywhere I go, Liberals are griping about the President, carrying water for the GOP again. Liberals want Obama to “FIX”…

14 years ago

Arizona Strikes Out with Threat to Cut Off Power to Los Angeles

Arizona swung wildly at Los Angeles after the City of Angels signed a resolution to boycott Arizona over the Papers…

14 years ago

The Gulf Coast Oil Spill: Dick Cheney’s Katrina

This is the story of rampant deregulation in a never-ending ode to Profit as King, as propagated by the Bush/Cheney…

14 years ago

Right Wing Tries To Socialize Oil Companies with “Obama’s Katrina”

In calling the BP oil spill "Obama's Katrina"; conservatives infer that the President did not act fast enough. However, not…

14 years ago

A Weekly Round Up of the Republican Wing Nut Circus May 2, 2010

A weekly round up of the Republican Wing Nut Circus: This week, Republicans were freaked out over good news about…

14 years ago

Spill, Baby Spill: Explosion Gives Environmentalists Regulation Firepower

The "Drill Baby Drill" proponents are eerily silent as the oil spill in the Gulf, which could become one of…

14 years ago

Sarah Palin’s Tweets 2 Santa

Sarah Palin Tweets Santa in desperate bid to regain power and set Christian World right again. And threatens God, too,…

14 years ago