Washington is facing growing international pressure to ease its long standing ban on crude oil exports, with South Korea and Mexico joining the European Union in pressing the case for U.S. oil shipments overseas.
A recent Neilson poll found three connected points among registered U.S. voters on domestic oil and natural gas development that should resonate in Washington. Across party lines, age and gender, strong majorities of registered voters support more domestic drilling and production.
Upon the latest exasperating delay of the Keystone XL pipeline project, our union - the Laborers' International Union of North America - suggested that the Obama administration grow a set of antlers or take a lesson from Popeye and eat some spinach.
What America is Thinking on Energy Issues - Poll: Large majorities of Minnesota voters support investments in oil and natural gas
Strong bipartisan majorities of registered Minnesota voters support increased investment in energy infrastructure, according to a new poll the Wisconsin-Minnesota Petroleum Council (WMPC) is unveiling as part of a campaign highlighting the voices of Americans.