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In August 1971, President Richard Nixon enacted comprehensive wage-and-price controls in a misguided effort to contain inflationary pressures. (Contrary to

April 18, 2018

The Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) Annual Energy Outlook (AEO) 2018 projects that fossil fuels will supply 78 percent of the

February 15, 2018

The United States is becoming a major oil and natural gas exporter. Canada and Mexico are purchasing natural gas shipped

January 4, 2018

When people talk about a barrel of crude oil, there is a tendency to lump all of it into one

July 28, 2017

Congress lifted the ban on exporting U.S. crude oil in the omnibus spending bill passed last December, allowing crude oil

August 17, 2016

The Obama Administration has proposed a $10 per barrel tax on oil with the supposed purpose of funding some $32

February 5, 2016
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