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energy-policy  keystone-xl  offshore-development 

Mark Green

Mark Green
Posted October 11, 2012

These bills are not "gifts" to the oil and natural gas industry, they are efforts to expand the benefit that the oil and natural gas industry is providing the U.S. economy. Opposition to them, and other attempts to limit safe and responsible domestic development, not only ignore our current economic situation and our energy reality, they also ignore the wishes of a strong majority of the American people who have been unrelenting in their priorities – economic growth and jobs.  The oil and natural gas industry can provide both.

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keystone-xl  domestic-energy  access 

Mark Green

Mark Green
Posted October 5, 2012

Reacting to energy discussion during the presidential debate, the National Journal argues both candidates overstated energy’s job-creating potential

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regulations  keystone-xl  energy-policy  domestic-energy  access 

Carlton Carroll

Carlton Carroll
Posted October 2, 2012

President Obama issued a proclamation yesterday to recognize October as National Energy Action Month.  His encouraging words of support for developing more of our own resources are refreshing and represent a stark departure from what he and his administration have said in the past.

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access  energy-policy  federal-lands  keystone-xl  permits  regulation 

Mark Green

Mark Green
Posted September 25, 2012

In its blueprint for American-made energy – a plan based on safe and responsible oil and natural gas development – API calls for common-sense energy regulation.

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access  domestic-energy  keystone-xl 

Mark Green

Mark Green
Posted September 20, 2012

Nearing the home stretch of the U.S. presidential campaign, there’s lots of talk about energy

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access  domestic-energy  energy-policy  keystone-xl  natural-gas  vote4energy 

Mark Green

Mark Green
Posted September 5, 2012

Bloomberg Government has an analysis this week describing the way surging domestic oil and natural gas production and associated job growth are helping frame the presidential contest. Rob Barnett and Anthony Costello note

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keystone-xl  energy-policy  energy  domestic-energy  access 

Kyle Isakower

Kyle Isakower
Posted September 5, 2012

In this time of stubborn unemployment, jobs are number two on the list of top policy priorities for the American people. This is why it is easy to get angry about the jobs lost by the administration’s decision to say no to the Keystone XL pipeline, a pipeline that would end up delivering around 700,000 barrels of oil per day by 2020.

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access  anwr  demand  domestic-energy  energy-policy  federal-lands  gulf-of-mexico  keystone-xl  liquid-fuel  offshore-drilling  onshore-drilling  supply  taxes 

Kyle Isakower

Kyle Isakower
Posted August 27, 2012

Ridiculing a New York Times editorial blog is like shooting unusually large fish in a barrel, but this one from last Friday is so fantastical and extreme that a commitment to an honest debate on energy compels me to fire away.  And we don’t have to go far to start the fact check, as they lead with:

"The simple truth, as President Obama has recognized, is that a country that holds less than 3 percent of the world’s reserves but consumes more than 20 percent of the world’s supply cannot drill its way to energy independence."

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