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Thursday, May 19, 2011

Politicians Feel Heat from Consumers Paying More for Gasoline

“Congress’s failed bid Tuesday to rein in multibillion-dollar tax breaks for oil companies was merely a first shot across the bow, as Americans frustrated by rising energy costs press their lawmakers to target the industry, according to a new study.” (Christian Science Monitor)

Increasing government power will only increase the influence of the insiders.

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“A Free-Market Energy Vision” by Robert L. Bradley Jr.