December 10, 2012

Tapping the North American Gusher

Mary O'Grady, Wall Street Journal


Climate Progress

President Obama has promised to get the anemic U.S. economy going again by boosting exports. Besides the export of billions of freshly printed U.S. dollars from the Federal Reserve, it is not clear exactly what the president has in mind. . .

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TAGGED: Natural Gas, Oil, Domestic Energy, North America, Wall Street Journal

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