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Wednesday, March 31, 2010

President Obama Changes Direction on Drilling

“In a reversal of a long-standing ban on most offshore drilling, President Barack Obama is allowing oil drilling 50 miles off Virginia’s shorelines. At the same time, he is rejecting some new drilling sites that had been planned in Alaska.” (AP, Wednesday)

What the President giveth, the President can taketh.

FEE Timely Classic:
Energy in a Changing World” by Bettina Bien Greaves