Trump Energy Policy  (Page 1)

California Gov. Gavin Newsom Blocks New Fracking Permits in State

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 7:00am 11/26/2019 at 7:00am
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This week, California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) stopped the approval of new hydraulic fracturing in the state until a panel of experts can review the permits for those projects.

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9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel nullifies barrier to Keystone XL pipeline

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 9, 2019 at 5:30pm 6/9/2019 at 5:30pm
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Back in March, President Donald Trump signed a presidential permit to initiate the construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline with a facility in Montana, the building of which has been delayed by a federal court order and an injunction.

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Innovation instead of hyperbole marks the GOP response to “climate change”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 4:00pm 5/12/2019 at 4:00pm
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My son and I often have dinner together and watch FNC’s “The Five.”

This week, one discussion that caught my attention was the response to panelist Juan Williams’ assertion that the Republicans do not have any response to climate change. When fellow pundit Greg Gutfeld responded, “Gen. IV Nuclear,” Williams went on...

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Change! U.S. transforms into net oil exporter for first time in 75 years

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 7:30pm 12/8/2018 at 7:30pm
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Legal Insurrection readers might recall when a certain former President said, “We can’t drill our way to lower gas prices.”

Well, it turns out that the Trump adm...

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Obama Now Wants Credit for Boom in U.S. Oil Production: “That was me, people”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 4:00pm 11/29/2018 at 4:00pm
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Former President Obama has developed a habit of running after President Trump and trying to take credit for positive developments happening on the current president’s watch. The latest example came Tuesday when Obama declared that he is responsible for increased oil production in the United States.

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Germany’s Largest Auto Makers Support Abolishing EU-U.S. Car Import Tariffs

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 4:00pm 6/23/2018 at 4:00pm
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The hysterical America media has certainly been working over-time on its coverage of illegal immigrant children to avoid covering the big wins that President Trump has recently enjoyed.

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Trump wants to lift offshore drilling restrictions

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 3:30pm 1/6/2018 at 3:30pm
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President Donald Trump’s eraser is proving to be mightier than his predecessor’s pen. After jettisoning the Obama-era lax pot rules, his administration is looking to dump another Obama-era legacy by nixing the massive restrictions on offshore drilling.

The Trump administration unveiled a controversial proposal Thursday to permit drilling in most U.S. continental-shelf...

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Will Sen. Joe Manchin be tapped as the new Energy Secretary?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 10:00am 8/13/2017 at 10:00am
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President Trump is clearly unhappy with the US Senate’s lack of legislative progress on the repeal of Obamacare.

After three maverick senators shot down a key repeal vote, Trump may now resolve this political problem using an intriguing “Art of the Deal” technique: Reshuffling the deck.

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#WINNING: USA fracks its way to a fuel surplus

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 6:30pm 5/13/2017 at 6:30pm
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Back in 2011, as that season’s presidential pandering was getting revved up, the President Obama said we can’t drill our way out of energy problems.

President Obama called for the elimination...

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Pentagon, Interior Dept. Disagree Over Offshore Drilling

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 5:30pm 5/4/2017 at 5:30pm

The Pentagon has stated that it wants to extend the ban on offshore drilling in the eastern portion of the Gulf of Mexico only a day after Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke wants to expand offshore drilling.

A.M. Kurta, the Pentagon’s under secretary of Defense for personnel and readiness, stressed to Rep. Matt...

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Rick Perry to Join National Security Council

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 7:30am 4/6/2017 at 7:30am

Wednesday, the White House issued a memo outlining changes to the administration’s National Security Council. Steven Bannon, former Chief Executive of Breitbart News was removed from the NSC, which will now include former Texas Governor, Rick Perry.

From Houston local news:

WASHINGTON (TRIBUNE) – A new memorandum Wednesday revealed that U.S. Secretary...

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President Trump’s pen rolls over Obama-era clean power rules

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 7:00am 3/29/2017 at 7:00am
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As I noted in my recent EPA-update post, President Donald Trump’s pen inked out Barack Obama’s climate change inanity when he signed a sweeping executive order focused on energy independence.

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Top U.S. Coal Boss Optimistic About Industry Future During Trump Administration

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 27, 2017 at 2:45pm 3/27/2017 at 2:45pm
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The head of America’s “largest privately held” coal firm has expressed optimism for his industry under President Donald Trump after a meeting held last month.

Murray Energy’s CEO and founder Robert Murray spoke with The Guardian on Monday. He believes that Trump will stick to his campaign promises for the coal industry...

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Vandals burn holes in Dakota Access Pipeline

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 12:00pm 3/25/2017 at 12:00pm
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The last time we checked on the Dakota Access Pipeline, recovery crews were digging through mountains of garbage left by protesters and trying to find families for the dogs abandoned at the Standing Rock site by the evicted eco-activists.

President Trump put his pen to work, which moved both the Dakota and...

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State Department Plans to Approve Keystone Pipeline Permit

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 5:00pm 3/23/2017 at 5:00pm
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According to reports, the State Department will approve the needed Keystone pipeline permit before Monday. The decision “comes 16 months after Obama blocked construction of the 1,200-mile pipeline.” From Politico:

Undersecretary for political affairs Tom Shannon plans to sign the pipeline’s cross-border permit on or before Monday, the last day for the...

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Elite Republican Group Promotes “Carbon Tax” Scheme

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 10:30am 2/11/2017 at 10:30am
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I recently blogged that a whistleblower revealed startling evidence that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency rushed to release a widely-cited paper that exaggerated global warming and was timed to influence the Paris Agreement on climate change.

Despite the clear evidence of science fraud, big government bureaucrats are still promoting climate change...

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Army Corps to Grant Easement Needed to Complete Dakota Access Pipeline

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 9:02pm 1/31/2017 at 9:02pm
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While everyone is focused on Trump’s Supreme Court nomination of Gorsuch, the Army Corps is pushing ahead with plans to complete the Dakota Access Pipeline.

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