From the Anchoress’ post, Oil Inventories short; prices soar:
Today Dems rejected a plan to open US waters to drilling
What kind of numbers are we talking about?
According to Peterson’s office, the U.S. Minerals Management Service estimates that 86 billion barrels of oil and 420 trillion cubic feet of natural gas can be found along the U.S. outer continental shelf, the area affected by the ban.
So, what is Obama saying?
See that “CHANGE” sign in the background? Well, remember it when you don’t have any change left in your pocket.