We think that the experience some of the national candidates are bragging about is what got us in the position they are saying they can get us out of. The best time to fix the problems that they're all talking about is 10 years ago. The second best time is right now by telling them we don't want more of the same.

Offshore drilling isn't what the oil companys really want, it's offshore permits. They already have permits for over 90 million acres they aren't drilling on. Offshore drilling will take several years to produce any oil and even then it probably wouldn't come ashore here and has nothing to do with gas prices.

When lobbyists are the only source for a politicians information the only thing he can be sure of is that he isn't getting the whole truth.

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