They say a picture is worth a thousand words.Â Â Well, how about comparing these two graphs… is that like 2,000 words?
Check out how the Democrat Congress’ (lack of) action has resulted in a significant spike in USA gas prices since they came to power.Â Michelle Malkin did all the work on this one.
NowÂ let’sÂ observe how President Bush’s lifting of the Presidential Executive Order on offshore drilling has impacted the price of crude oil.Â (Chart created at GasBuddy.com)
One goes up, the other goes down.
July 17 (Bloomberg) — Crude oil fell more than $5 a barrel, dropping below $130 for the first time in six weeks, as natural gas futures tumbled and global economic growth slows.
But (not my) Speaker Pelosi’s reaction to Bush’s announcement?
“Once again, the oilman in the White House is echoing the demands of Big Oil.”
“The Bush plan is a hoax. It will neither reduce gas prices nor increase energy independence.”
She is shameless.
I think most Americans know that we need to drill now, drill here, save money.Â Well, the Americans that aren’t beholden to Environmental Wackos, Inc.