Biden administration unveils oil and gas drilling plans, gutting Trump-era framework

7/2/2022 1:30:00 AM

Biden administration unveils oil and gas drilling plans, gutting Trump-era framework

Biden administration unveils oil and gas drilling plans, gutting Trump-era framework

The Department of the Interior unveiled its long-awaited plan for offshore drilling, including the possibility of holding between 0-11 lease sales through 2028.

Haaland previously promised that the DOI would issue the plan by Thursday. The administrationdelayed the announcement without giving a reason.Interior Secretary Deb Haaland speaks during a news conference on July 22, 2021, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File / AP Newsroom)"Against this backdrop, I am disappointed to see that ‘zero’ lease sales is even an option on the table," Senate Energy and Natural Resources Chairman Joe Manchin, D-W.V., said in a statement. "There is already more than enough flexibility in the program to adjust sales later, which the Administration has previously taken advantage of to cancel three sales earlier this year."

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This guy just keeps killing American independence on oil and gas. When will he get it? That’s not a plan for success, it’s a plan for destruction Joke Biden is going to be logged into history as the worst President ever This man is destroying America! You had me at “gutting trump”. November 2022 and 2024 Build Back Better….must’ve meant Russia and China

Making things worse every chance he gets But, but, … Biden is doing everything in his power to lower gasoline prices. He said. There is a reason why they included the ability to do nothing because that's what they had planned along. Do nothing. They are just wasting our time as always. John Kerry's plan. Unlikely Biden even read it

Biden pitches Democrats on Biden for president in 2024The president’s political operation insists he’s running for re-election — and amid questions of his viability, sources tell NBC News, he now intends to show it. Lmao the dreaded “vote of confidence” God forbid Biden's campaign slogan.

Knowing his past record! It will be a disaster! President Biden’s War on oil continues and Americans are the victims. Russia Russia Russia. What a clown show. We are running out of time. Even if the repugs win, they NEVER repeal what any demoncrats put in place, thus are as bad as them. I’m voting pure demoncrats bc I’d rather have the downfall into the sewer be faster than swirling around this unclean toilet bowl of a country now.

Here they go. Fixing something that wasn’t broke. The clock is ticking ! You want the republicans to lose the White House? Don’t let Trump win the nomination!! GovRonDeSantis All the way!! GOP Republicans 2024 If Manchin blasting it it's crap.

Is Biden Handling Putin Better Than He’s Handling Trump?“America’s ongoing internal political crisis is the single most destabilizing factor in the world today,” sbg1 writes. “And Biden knows it.” sbg1 But he won't do shit about it sbg1 Fuck the world. America is in charge. They know it. You know it. Deal with it inept Europe. sbg1 Biden isn’t handling anything well, except fresh depends and a spoon of baby food

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Supreme Court allows Biden to end Trump-era 'Remain in Mexico' policyBREAKING: Supreme Court rules that President Biden can shut down a Trump admin. program designed to restrict immigration at the southern border. We will need the immigrants for World War 3 in the fall. That's the only reason they are being allowed in. Future front line soldiers when the draft is instituted Oh yeah, that's totally a winning issue. It's like this administration is a secret Republican plant designed to make literally every other idea and/or candidate look better. 🤣keep it up

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The current 2017-2022 plan expired Thursday. Haaland previously promised that the DOI would issue the plan by Thursday. Biden will argue he’s the only one who can beat Trump, sometimes ticking through the names of potential Democratic candidates if he stepped aside — Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, Pete Buttigieg, even Vice President Kamala Harris. The administration delayed the announcement without giving a reason . “We’re proving that NATO is more needed now than it ever has been. Interior Secretary Deb Haaland speaks during a news conference on July 22, 2021, in Denver. “He would just walk through every candidate. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File) (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File / AP Newsroom) "Against this backdrop, I am disappointed to see that ‘zero’ lease sales is even an option on the table," Senate Energy and Natural Resources Chairman Joe Manchin, D-W. From late January 2019 until , more than 68,000 people were shuttled back to Mexico.

V. Soon after the midterms — and following a discussion with his family over the holidays — Biden will move perhaps more quickly than expected to formalize his intentions for 2024, according to a top official familiar with the president’s planning, filing paperwork for re-election shortly after the new year. “We are deterring Russia from destroying us and destroying you,” he the NATO summit, via video., said in a statement. "There is already more than enough flexibility in the program to adjust sales later, which the Administration has previously taken advantage of to cancel three sales earlier this year. As the Jan." "Our leasing programs are a critical component of American energy security," he added. Another blunt reality is that, for all of the billions of dollars that Biden and a so-far-united U. The current and previous plans, both formulated by the Obama administration, included more than 10 offshore oil and gas lease sales each. He’s also expected to pick up a more robust schedule of events around the country in late July when he returns from a trip to the Middle East, his aides said, with an eye toward quieting some of the hand-wringing over his age by demonstrating he has the stamina for campaigning.

  In May, the DOI canceled the three remaining lease sales scheduled under the current plan, one of which spanned more than a million acres in the Cook Inlet off the coast of Alaska. While the administration held a Gulf of Mexico lease sale in the fall, it chose not to appeal a federal court ruling striking the sale down over environmental objections. The selling points will include the passage of the bipartisan infrastructure law. The much touted financial sanctions imposed by Biden at the start of the war have not broken Putin or his regime.  TOP REPUBLICAN AIMS TO FORCE BIDEN ADMIN TO HOLD CANCELED OIL AND GAS LEASE SALES "Now more than never we need the Administration to deliver energy policy that will promote affordability of energy for Americans and advance our national security interests," National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) President Erik Milito. "This proposed leasing plan is just one step in the process, and it is imperative that the Administration act swiftly to finalize and implement the program as proposed, without reduced acreage. Wade."  Gas prices are advertised at over six dollars a gallon in Los Angeles, California. They are driven by a much more clear-eyed assessment of the brutal nature of the Russian regime than the wishful thinking that for twenty years often drove the West’s accommodation of Putin.

((AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) / AP Newsroom) NOIA, which represents offshore fossil fuel and wind development companies, issued a report in March alongside the American Petroleum Institute projecting that domestic oil production would decrease, thousands of jobs would be lost and the U. Beyond upping Biden’s visibility, his advisers have been working with the Democratic National Committee to build up political infrastructure in key midterm battlegrounds — many of which are also likely to be critical in 2024.S. gross domestic product would decline if the DOI failed to issue a replacement five-year plan. Already the DNC has poured $20 million into the effort, with more being raised and spent quickly. Democrats have talked—and talked and talked—about the need to safeguard elections, protect voting rights, and revamp the outdated federal law governing the Electoral College. Environmental groups and Democratic lawmakers, though, have urged the president to issue a five-year plan without any planned leases. On Tuesday, 10 Democratic senators led by Sen. Out in the open, the 2024 pitch sounds like the 2020 pitch.

Bob Menendez, D-N.S.J. People familiar with the president’s comments said he’s not disparaging other Democrats when privately making the case that they can’t beat Trump., penned a letter to Haaland urging her against new leasing. "While I’m obviously glad to see a significant decrease in the amount of new potential offshore leasing compared to what the last administrated proposed, I certainly don’t consider that a comforting standard," House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Raul Grijalva, D-Ariz. A White House official echoed Biden’s private remarks, saying of another matchup with Trump: “He beat him before. The Department of Justice might yet force Trump and his circle to face real consequences for their actions—it does appear to be actively investigating their role., said in a statement after the plan was published Friday.

"Despite my disappointment in leaving the door open to nearly a dozen new lease sales over the next five years, I do take solace in knowing that the Biden administration has made it clear they will listen to frontline environmental justice communities and consult with tribes," he continued. But he did, and can again. . Just ask Putin, who has long benefitted from the underestimation of those who thought he would never take the unlikely actions he has taken.