[credit provider=”Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images” url=”http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/engineers-on-the-drilling-platform-of-the-cuadrilla-shale-news-photo/136733647″] The shale gas and oil bonanza is transforming America’s energy outlook and boosting its economyWHEN KEN ALEXANDER started working at the J&L steel mill in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, in the 1970s, he was one of 17,000 workers. But the workforce quickly declined as the American steel […]
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — Things got surprisingly bitter during the presidential debate here Tuesday night, when President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney literally got in each other’s faces during a heated sparring match over domestic energy production.
Opening all Federal lands to oil and gas leasing has long been a point of political contention. The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office put out a report, at the request of Chairman of the House Budget Committee Paul Ryan, that looks at the budgetary effects of immediately opening all federal lands […]