for National Security
As the shale boom stalls and demand rises, Congress's willingness to sell oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve reflects the fact that lawmakers have grown complacent on energy security.
Even as the Blue Dog Democrats get on board, the odds that Congress will reverse the ban on crude oil exports remain slim in the hyper-partisan campaign season.
Congress is poised to raid America’s oil back-up plan, the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, to fund this year’s transportation bill. Such a move could create dangerous holes in U.S. energy security.
Carly Fiorina, Republican Presidential Candidate, presents her energy policy platform.
Senator Heitkamp outlines an aggressive energy policy strategy that emphasizes free trade, domestic production, and fuel diversity.