June 25, 2022

White House, Oil Refinery Executives Fail to Reach Plan to Lower Gas Prices

U.S. Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm emerged from an emergency meeting with major oil refiners on Thursday with no plans to lower gas prices but a vague promise to keep talking, Reuters reported. The Biden administration’s efforts to lower gas prices are hampered by the Democratic Party’s anti-fossil fuel stance. The far-left climate change activists will not…

FBN’s MacDonald: Biden’s Still Fighting in Court to Keep Ban on Oil and Gas Leases

On Thursday’s broadcast of the Fox Business Network’s “Evening Edit,” host Elizabeth MacDonald pointed out that the Biden administration is fighting for federal courts to uphold President Joe Biden’s ban on oil and gas leasing offshore and on public land even as the President claims the oil industry has a duty to increase production. MacDonald…

GOP Rep. Comer: Biden Wants Oil Companies to Produce More after Dems in Congress Urged Oil Companies to Cut Production

On Thursday’s broadcast of the Fox Business Network’s “Evening Edit,” House Oversight Committee Ranking Member Rep. James Comer (R-KY) argued that there’s “whiplash” on energy policy among Democrats because House Democrats on the Oversight Committee were pushing oil companies to cut production a few months ago, and now President Joe Biden is pushing oil companies…

Russian Oil Billionaire Dies of ‘Toad Poisoning’

Oil billionaire Alexander Subbotin on Sunday became the sixth Russian oligarch to die under mysterious circumstances since Russia invaded Ukraine in February. According to Moscow police, Subbotin was laid low by a toxic toad during a hangover cure administered by a shaman. Subbotin, 43, was formerly an executive with Lukoil, Russia’s largest privately-owned oil company,…

16 State AGs Ask Biden to Restart Keystone Pipeline to Secure Domestic Oil Supply

Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP Attorneys General from 16 states are asking Joe Biden to restart the Keystone XL Pipeline as oil supplies are threatened by Russia’s ongoing war on Ukraine. Before Biden took office, the United States under President Donald Trump was energy independent. One of Biden’s earliest actions as president was to…

Six Extinction Rebellion Activists Arrested After Climbing Onto Oil Tanker in London

LONDON (AP) – Six people have been arrested after climate change activists climbed onto an oil tanker in central London to protest investments in fossil fuel, British police said Saturday. The Extinction Rebellion climate activism group said two Olympic athletes – gold medal-winning canoeist Etienne Stott and Laura Baldwin – were among those protesting Friday.…

U.S. Crude Oil Inventories Plunge and Prices Jump as Climate Left Calls for End of Fossil Fuel Financing

U.S. crude-oil stockpiles plunged last week as a pick-up in refining was not matched by a pickup in extraction, which remains paralyzed due to pressure on banks and investors to cut off access to credit and capital for fossil fuel companies. Crude-oil inventories fell by 3.4 million barrels to 410 million barrels, according to data…

Former GULF Oil CEO: Biden is lying

Psaki Says No Venezuelan Oil ‘at This Time’ as Hispanic Support for Democrats Collapses

AP Photo/Patrick Semansky White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki repeatedly shut down questions about President Joe Biden potentially cutting a deal to import oil from socialist Venezuela on Monday after rumors of such a move, fueled by a U.S. delegation to Caracas, prompted international outrage. Psaki temporarily ruled out importing Venezuelan oil shortly after polling […]

Carl Higbie: Ms. Psaki, this is how our oil market works | ‘Wake Up America’

Dem Rep. Crow on Venezuelan Oil Imports: Taking Oil from Dictators Makes Us ‘Vulnerable’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of ABC’s “GMA3,” Rep. Jason Crow (D-CO) said he opposes importing oil from Venezuela because importing oil from dictatorial regimes leaves America “vulnerable” and America can’t support dictators anywhere and we have to stand up for American values, democracy, and freedom “the right way.” Crow said that dictators have used oil as…

Santorum: Biden’s “not listening” on U.S. oil production | Wake Up America

Maria Salazar: Why does the Biden Administration want to buy Venezuelan oil? | ‘Spicer and Co.’

David Asman fact-checks Biden on rising oil and gas prices: It’s ‘just incorrect’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! FOX Business host David Asman fact-checked President Biden Tuesday, saying it is “incorrect” to say gas prices have spiked solely because of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Asman joined “The Faulkner Focus” after Biden spoke at the White House announcing a ban on Russian oil imports. BLINKEN […]

Ilhan Omar hammers Biden over reports WH may ask Saudis to pump more oil

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! “Squad” Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., hammered President Biden over reports that the White House may ask Saudi Arabia to pump more oil amid the war in Ukraine. Omar took aim at the possibility of White House meetings with the Saudis, calling the potential exploration of a deal […]

Reports: Joe Biden Seeking Oil Deal with Socialist Venezuela, Russia’s Best Friend

Multiple major corporate media outlets in America reported this weekend that President Joe Biden sent a delegation to Venezuela to meet socialist dictator Nicolás Maduro, reportedly to discuss buying Venezuelan oil. The price of crude oil has skyrocketed internationally in light of the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine. While the war began in 2014,…

White House Rejects Idea of Boosting Domestic Oil Production to Lower Gas Prices

The White House on Sunday rejected the argument that increasing domestic oil production would help lower gas prices, as the cost of oil moves toward record highs. Crude oil prices rose as high as $130.50 a barrel on Sunday evening. White House press secretary Jen Psaki released a set of talking points on social media,…

Gold Above $2,000 on Safe-Haven Appeal; Nickel up Over 20 Percent

Gold climbed to its highest in one-and-half years on Monday and palladium hit an all-time high on safe-haven asset appeal, while nickel soared over 20 percent on fears of supply disruptions tied to sanctions on Russia and continued fighting in Ukraine. Gold prices rose above $2,000 per ounce, palladium hit a record, LME 3-month nickel…

Blinken: ‘Very Active Discussions’ Between US, Allies On Banning Russian Oil

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Sunday the U.S. is in the midst of “very active discussions” on possibly banning imports of Russian oil.Blinken’s comments coincide with a growing bipartisan push from lawmakers to ban Russian oil imports after Russian President Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine. Blinken noted Sunday that the U.S. is discussing this option…

Blinken: ‘Active Discussion’ Ongoing on Russian Oil Import Ban

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union” that the United States was engaged in an “active discussion” on banning Russian oil imports. Anchor Jake Tapper said, “You point out accurately that the sanctions are unprecedented. They are. They’re stronger than they’ve ever been. But the U.S. has not moved…

Rubio: Biden Isn’t Sanctioning Russian Oil Because Russia’s Mediating Iran Deal

On Friday’s “Hugh Hewitt Show,” Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) stated that the Biden administration isn’t sanctioning Russian oil in part because they’re relying on Russia to mediate a deal with Iran. Host Hugh Hewitt asked, “The president will not sanction Russian oil. There are only three explanations: green fanaticism on climate change, I don’t think…

NBC reporter insists Biden canceling Keystone Pipeline made no difference on US dependence on foreign oil

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! NBC’s Chief White House correspondent Peter Alexander repeated White House talking points to his Republican guest during a MSNBC interview on Thursday. Alexander denied that the Keystone XL Pipeline would’ve had any impact on the United States’ dependence on foreign oil. Alexander was speaking with former chief […]

Biden announces release of 60 million barrels of oil

Russian economy and US oil prices up after Russian invasion | Wake Up America

‘Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance’ Scores Are Changing the Oil Industry

Environmental, social, and corporate governance—better known as ESG—is the order of the day in big business. According to its advocates, ESG rating provides investors with useful information on risks arising from climate change, pollution, and other environmental issues. Yet much of that information isn’t financially material…

Biden releases 50 million barrels of oil to lower gas prices | REPORT

Cardin: ‘We Need to Accelerate’ Getting Off Fossil Fuels Because Oil Price Is Manipulated by Other Countries

On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Alex Witt Reports,” Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD) argued that changes in the price of gas are one reason why “we have to accelerate our program to get off of fossil fuels” and control of the oil supply by other countries is “another reason why we need to accelerate our efforts…

Flashback–Democrats Cut Trump’s Replenishment of Oil Reserve when Prices Were Cheap: Strike a Blow to Big Oil 

In the final months of President Donald Trump’s presidency the Strategic Petroleum Reserve was in the spotlight as he tried to replenish it after years of neglect and at a time when oil was cheap. But the Democrats cut it out of a bill it was included in, claiming it was a hit on Big…

Black Seed Oil Evaluated for COVID-19

Black seed oil has been used for its therapeutic benefits for thousands of years. Since the pandemic began, researchers have been evaluating the effect it may have on COVID-19. The seeds come from the Nigella sativa (N. sativa) plant that grows in Southern Europe, Southwest Asia…

Federal Judge Grants Injunction on Biden’s Oil, Gas Ban on Federal Lands

A federal judge on Monday issued a nationwide injunction on President Joe Biden’s executive order to halt oil and gas operations on all federal lands in the name of fighting so-called climate change. Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry led the lawsuit joined by 12 other states and reacted to the court’s decision, calling it good…

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