Tag Archives: oil

Ed Markey’s Oil Spill

Ed Markey is the only person in America who is not happy that BP has capped the Deepwater Horizon oil well in the Gulf.  Markey is insisting that BP remove the cap.     Markey is apparently only concerned with maximizing the revenue to the Treasury, not about the citizens of the gulf, jobs in the region and effected animals.…

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What Kind of Stimulus Do We Need?

( – promoted by EaBo Clipper) Crossposted at The Rockefeller Republican When it comes to fighting recessions, there's a tendency to see “fiscal stimulus” packages as wasteful, as a form of “throwing money at the problem.” The critics have a point. But the conclusion that therefore we should do nothing is also wrong. Instead, careful attention should be paid to…

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Business Update – Good and Bad.

December crude oil was trading at a tad below $53 per barrel.  The day may close with prices around $52.96 which would be an almost 2 year low as inventories are climbing faster than expected. Also dropping was the stock market in general.  At this moment the DJIA is hovering beneath the 8,000 mark.  As we speak the Dow is…

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Bech blasts Olver over call for federal heating aid boost: Says more oil drilling will help all

Bech blasts Olver over call for federal heating aid boost: Says more oil drilling will help all

22nd July 2008 By Richie Davis Recorder Staff Republican Congressional candidate Nathan Bech has criticized incumbent Rep. John Olver’s call for an increase in federal heating assistance, and instead argued that allowing drilling for more oil will “provide relief for all.” The West…

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