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U.S. energy boom could be leverage against a declining China

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With booming energy production in the U.S., easing export laws and boosting energy assistance in Asia could help the U.S. counter Chinese influence and bring stability to the region As the U.S. energy production boom continues, analysts are finding that it could help America in ways not immediately understood. For instance, our energy boom is good for consumers and can ...

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EPA ozone regs in Texas will kill a booming economy

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Texas has been a job creation machine, but the Obama administration’s weapon of mass job destruction – the EPA – has its sights set on the Lone Star state In the lackluster Obama economy, there have been a few bright spots, in spite this administration’s efforts to quash employment and boost government dependency. Initially crippled by the Great Recession and ...

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Get Uncle Sam out of the real estate business, for opportunity’s sake

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A new bill sponsored by Republicans in the House and Senate would dramatically reduce Washington’s massive real estate holdings and give states more control over land management, which would lead to even greater increases in oil and gas production There may not be too many lawmakers and administration types very interested in saving the taxpayers money these days, as the spiraling ...

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Obama Kills 42,000 Jobs with Keystone Veto

Yesterday, Obama killed a bill that would have created nearly 50,000 American jobs over the next few years. The Keystone XL pipeline, which would run from Canada to south Texas, was expected to create thousands of jobs, boost the economy, and lower gas prices. But environmental concerns and partisan politics led to a presidential veto. The decision, while expected, was ...

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What liberals get wrong about fracking is everything

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Liberalism is standing in the way of fracking progress, along with greater energy independence for the United States and incredible economic opportunities for more Americans If it were up to liberals, the most innovative, profit-generating, wealth-creating, liberating American enterprise of the 21st century would not exist. Tens of thousands of Americans would still be out of work or earning far ...

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Is New York’s fracking ban hurting state revenues and residents?

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New York state has an incredible opportunity to dramatically boost incomes and opportunity through an expansion of hydraulic fracturing, but liberal ideology and environmental extremism is getting in the way One of the most intriguing – and hypocritical – things about liberals is their emotional reaction to free-market capitalism. They will voice their support for it on the one hand while vehemently ...

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Obama’s EPA regulations will test the nation’s power grid much more than severe weather

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Whether caused by a [decreasing] number of major storms or because of new EPA regulations called for by President Obama, the nation’s power grid capacity will be stretched to its outer limits in the coming years As President Obama and his federal bureaucracy continue their war against coal-fired power plants – without having a plan in place to replace the plants that new Environmental Protection Agency ...

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