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US House Rejects Obama Offshore Drilling Plan
| July 25, 2012
| Karen Boman
Posted on 07/25/2012 9:19:47 PM PDT by Rabin
The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday rejected the Obama administration's proposed five-year offshore drilling plan... Under the president's plan, (the next) a lease sale is scheduled for offshore Virginia in 2017
House Natural Resources Chairman Doc Hastings (WA-04), "President Obama's rewritten offshore plan represents a giant step backwards for American offshore energy production and a giant lost opportunity to create over a million new American jobs,"...
(Excerpt) Read more at rigzone.com ...
TOPICS: Heated Discussion
KEYWORDS: 2012; energy; obama; oil
The House voted 253-170 in favor of replacing Obama's proposed plan with (Hastings) H.R. 6082, which would expand the number of lease sales held, and would open up for leasing tracts on the Outer Continental Shelf offshore southern California and Virginia.
posted on 07/25/2012 9:20:01 PM PDT
Obama’s isn’t a five-year plan - it’s a five-year ban.
posted on 07/25/2012 9:22:12 PM PDT
by Zhang Fei
(Let us pray that peace be now restored to the world and that God will preserve it always.)
To: Zhang Fei
Actually, it’s just another five year plan to ruin this country.
To: Zhang Fei
posted on 07/25/2012 9:25:35 PM PDT
(The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
It’s important to call your senators to vote “NO” on the Law Of the Sea Treaty (LOST)
posted on 07/25/2012 9:36:52 PM PDT
(The Law Of the Sea Treaty...LOST...must be defeated...CALL YOUR SENATORS!!!)
posted on 07/25/2012 9:49:11 PM PDT
by Army Air Corps
(Four Fried Chickens and a Coke)
...a giant lost opportunity to create over a million new American jobs...
Dontcha know, preventing jobs from being created is almost as good as getting rid of jobs. /S
posted on 07/26/2012 4:58:10 AM PDT
(zero slogan: Expect less, pay more. (apologies to Target))
posted on 07/26/2012 5:46:32 AM PDT
(My grandson is a Marine...God Bless them all!)
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