On the way into work this morning they had some guy from the Democratic party calling for a protest against Republican nominee John McCain today. His beef with the Presidential contender being that a McCain presidency would have us paying $5 a gallon for gasoline.
This guy either had no clue as to what the hell he was talking about or was being downright disingenuous. It’s been the Democratic party, pandering to their greenie/envirowhacko demographic, that’s been the cause of our rising gas prices. Now, McCain’s stance on this issue may or may not be comparable to his Democratic rivals, but lets give credit where credit is due.
Which party blocked the development of new sources of petroleum?– Democrat
Which party blocked drilling in ANWR?– Democrat
Which party blocked drilling off the coast of Florida?– Democrat
Which party blocked drilling off the east coast?– Democrat
Which party blocked drilling off the west coast?– Democrat
Which party blocked drilling off the Alaskan coast?– Democrat
Which party blocked building oil refineries?– Democrat
Which party blocked clean nuclear energy production?– Democrat
Which party blocked clean coal production?– Democrat
UPDATE (Pitbull): Here’s more info:
Here is a map of Alaska and the area designated as the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR). Please note the itsy-bitsy dot that represents the area where the oil companies want/wanted to drill.
A common sense disconnect? Unbridled idiocy? You bet. But we’re dealing with libs here. We can always guarantee they’ll be stuck on stupid whatever they do.
UPDATE (Val): Next time you pull up to your local gas station and realize youre paying over $4 a gallon for gas, remember the following, please: