Amer­i­ca Last: Biden Admin Brags About Slow­ing Down U.S. Oil Pro­duc­tion

America Last: Biden Admin Brags About Slowing Down U.S. Oil Production

On Fri­day, the Biden admin­is­tra­tion announced its lat­est move to weak­en U.S. ener­gy inde­pen­dence as the Depart­ment of Inte­ri­or announced that it will pro­pose a plan that will gen­er­ate “the fewest oil and gas lease sales in his­to­ry” for off­shore drilling over the next five years or so.
Why? Well, to pro­tect us from cli­mate change, the Biden admin­is­tra­tion claims.
“The Pro­posed Final Pro­gram includes a max­i­mum of three poten­tial oil and gas lease sales – the fewest oil and gas lease sales in his­to­ry – in the Gulf of Mex­i­co Pro­gram Area sched­uled in 2025, 2027, and 2029,” DOI said in a press release. “In com­pli­ance with the terms of the [Infla­tion Reduc­tion Act], these three pro­posed l …