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Where Was Offshore Oil Drilling Ten Years Ago?

Where Was Offshore Oil Drilling Ten Years Ago?

As is sadly the case in politics, philosophy and generally any intellectual sphere of human activity, there is a tendency to think of things in extremes. Today we are considering the two widely divergent positions of Democrats and Republicans when it comes to what to do about the high price of oil. Are these extreme…

Transcript: Al Gore's Speech On Climate

Transcript: Al Gore's Speech On Climate

WASHINGTON, DC, July 18, 2008 (ENS) – Ladies and gentlemen: There are times in the history of our nation when our very way of life depends upon dispelling illusions and awakening to the challenge of a present danger. In such moments, we are called upon to move quickly and boldly to shake off complacency, throw…

Gas Price Forecast Grim: $4 a Gallon This Summer

Gas Price Forecast Grim: $4 a Gallon This Summer

WASHINGTON, DC, April 9, 2008 (ENS) – Gasoline prices could top $4 a gallon this summer, with prices expected to average $3.54 over the summer months, and a peak, monthly average of more than $3.60 in June, predicts a new report by the federal Energy Information Administration, EIA, issued Tuesday. The EIA numbers for diesel…