Doc Hastings doesn't quite get Daniel Webster's words right in his support of a Big Oil agenda

Hastings Misquotes Webster in Support of Bush-era Land Grap for Big Oil

Checks and Balances Projects “checks” Doc Hastings’ use of abbreviated Webster quote in support of Big Oil agenda (Our regular Monday Environmental News Wrap will be back next week) With gas prices on the rise again and crude oil reaching at $103 a barrel as of this morning, the cry for more oil and gas drilling in the U.S. has…

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Renewable energy could supply most of the world's power by 2050, new IPCC report says

Most Americans Want Congress to Focus on Clean Energy Legislation

Public wants leadership on clean energy development According to a USA Today/Gallup poll conducted last month, of the eight major legislative initiatives Congress could accomplish this year, 83 percent of Americans want a clean energy bill to top their list of priorities. Respondents to the poll favored Congress focusing on clean energy more than overhauling the tax code, withdrawing from…

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