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Top 3 Myths in Obama’s Lecture on Gas Prices | Drill Here, Drill Now, Pay Less | American Solutions


Obama held a press conference today to discuss rising gasoline and oil prices. Gasoline at the pump now costs an average of $3.50 per gallon nationwide, and experts project prices to eclipse $4 per gallon this year, possibly by the beginning of the summer driving season.

But instead of providing a solution that most of America wants — more domestic drilling — President Obama used his presser to recite misleading talking points to justify his anti-energy policies, arguments that have all been thoroughly debunked.

Here are the three biggest myths from President Obama’s remarks this afternoon:

via Top 3 Myths in Obama’s Lecture on Gas Prices | Drill Here, Drill Now, Pay Less | American Solutions.

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Obama Blames Lazy Oil Companies for America’s Energy Shortfall | The Blaze


With $5/gallon gas closer to reality than 7% unemployment, Americans want oil companies to get out there and ‘drill, baby drill.’ Some surveys show a majority of us support drilling in Alaska’s oil rich Arctic National Wildlife Reserve. If the American people seem to be demanding more drilling, why are we still sending billions and billions of dollars to unfriendly governments in the Middle East, while we sit on these rich oil reserves? The answer is simple, oil companies are just too damn lazy to get out there and drill for it – President Obama basically said so on Friday.  (To read more about Obama’s audacious charge, follow the link to Glenn Beck’s article at The Blaze.)

via Obama Blames Lazy Oil Companies for America’s Energy Shortfall | The Blaze.