Tag Archives: oil companies

The Dodd-Frank Act has Wall Street fighting for the status quo


Wall Street is fighting back against new rules to limit the amount stock traders can buy. The rule is to prevent energy companies from buy in large bunk energy stocks, this process drives up the price at the pump. Although the Dodd-Frank act passed two years ago, it’s not fully […]

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Gas prices in 2012 could be at an all-time high…


Just when the economy is making a comeback, gas prices could hamper the recovery. In big, medium, and small states everyone could be paying $4.00 a gallon in the summer of 2012. The question to the high gas prices this summer is why everyone will be paying more? Is it […]

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California and the EU are leading the way for lower carbon emissions by 2020… big oil disagrees


The next generation must focus on clean energies in the future to help lower greenhouse-gas emissions. California and the EU (European Union) are creating legislation that leads to cleaner air by 2020, standing in the way is a common enemy; big oil companies. California a decade ago led the way […]

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What would a Mitt Romney economic plan mean for you


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Lets get ready to rumble, President Obama Vs. Speaker Boehner over the Payroll tax cut plan.


I think everyone is finally realizing what the Republican party stands for, tax cut for the rich only. I just don’t understand why some people call themselves Republican. Yes, Conservative but not Republican. Talk about taxation without representation. In a bill passed by Republican and Democrats in the Senate by […]

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Is using the GDP (gross domestic product) formula a good way to measure our economy?


GDP was a system created that measures the nation’s productivity in order to understand how to tackle the Great Depression. In today’s world, GDP is an economic indicator used to measure the growth of a nation’s economy. The formula GDP (Y) is a sum of Consumption (C), Investment (I), Government […]

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Obama plays politics with oil pipeline.


The Obama Administration is playing politics by not approving the oil pipeline until after 2012 elections. This is a coward move, b/c if people against the pipeline didn’t march at the White House I’m sure he would’ve approved the pipeline. I mean, why wait until after 2012? I know the […]

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Bill Clinton’s economic plan is simply common sense!!!


Bill Clinton has the most credibility than anyone in Washington today when it come to the economy. He helped balance the budget during the 1990’s along with an economic boom. I will also give credit to the House Republicans and Newt Gingrich as the House Speaker. An article today on […]

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Todays international corporations continue to sell their soul to the devils of the world.


I still remember the days of an honest buck, but in today’s world an honest buck is only for suckers. In August, the stock market went from doom’s day scenario to a stable market in one week. It seems like the only people making money in the stock market are […]

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The Obama Administration opens the strategic petroleum reserves!!


Finally, the Obama Administration is tapping into our petroleum reserves.  This should help the American people at the gas pump, but the question is what took the administration so long to open the reserves.  Just last month, gas prices almost averaged $4 a gallon which put a damper on our […]

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The next big tax idea……driving tax?


Instead of discontinuing tax breaks for the oil companies, lawmakers in Washington are finding other ways to tax Americans for infrastructure & highway repairs. One of the ideas on the table is a driving tax. This is the argument for a driving tax: “Because greater fuel economy is letting motorists […]

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The future of BIG OIL….(must read)


This article by Edward Chow of foreignpolicy.com is a very important article about the future of big oil.  With gas prices at an all-time high it’s imperative for the world to inform ourselves about the future of our energy policies.  Last week the CEO’s of the top five oil companies […]

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Republican are playing politics with the gas price.


The Republican plan to fix gas prices are drill baby drill. These are the same people who are paid off by the Koch Brothers & other energy giants. More of the same BS is what I call it. I recalled just before Bush left off, the price of gas dropped […]

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The “REAL” key to middle-east peace.


What is the real key to peace in the middle-east?  Does peace in the middle-east mean Israel maintain the holly land?  Does peace in the middle-east means to spread democracy in the region?  What about as long as the oil continues for flow out of the region, some people call […]

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Gas is “Sky High”!!


Gas is on the rise, but it isn’t b/c of supply & demand.  Instead the price is influenced by Libya according to OPEC.  Libya represent 2% of the worlds oil so how does this affect price when supplies are high.  Associated Press stated: “The biggest problem is that the data […]

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