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State of the Union — Definitions

The President pledged an “all of the above” energy policy — the same threats, delays and disruptions that he has imposed since he was elected. Read More

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The Hill: Dissecting pipeline protests from the White House to the Cornhusker State

My latest column on the Keystone XL Pipeline was published yesterday in The Hill. To me, it seems unwise to waste millions of dollars and much time arguing over whether we want to accept these oil resources from a friendly … Read More

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Keystone: A Pipeline to Texas Jobs

My latest blog post here below, published last night on Burnt Orange Report in Austin, concerning the importance of approving the Keystone XL project: The State Department’s public meeting in Austin tonight will give Texans a chance to weigh in … Read More

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TriplePundit: Passing Prop 23 Essential for California’s Economic Future

My latest opinion piece on why California’s electorate should pass Proposition 23 next month, published today in 3p’s special series on the ballot measure: http://bit.ly/bhmgMg.

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Rafuse to Congress: A Job is a Job, No Matter the Color

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 20, 2010 Energy expert warns Washington policymakers of ‘green’ job pitfalls, calls for policy that promotes innovation and economic growth ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The energy and environment set on Capitol Hill is busily preparing for both … Read More

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New Energy Taxes, Last Thing U.S. Economy Needs

Energy expert warns new taxes on American energy companies in White House budget proposal would stifle economic recovery, slow job creation, hurt investors WASHINGTON — Although President Obama promised a renewed focus on growing the economy and creating jobs during … Read More

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New U.S. Employment Statistics Underscore Need for Increased Energy Access

In light of the U.S. Labor Department’s release today of its December jobs report – yet another analysis showing Americans still face a double-digit unemployment rate – energy expert Jack Rafuse, principal of the Rafuse Organization, released the following statement: … Read More

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