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by nolaxride
Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: $100 a barrel oil is coming....
Replies: 17
Views: 99

Re: $100 a barrel oil is coming....

Imagine where oil prices would be if we had allowed Democrats to kill fracking on top of all the drilling restrictions Obama imposed. Fracking was never going to be killed. Like microchips, it's a technology. It's a third more efficient than just five years ago. Drillers implemented the majority of...
by nolaxride
Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:20 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: DEMOCRATS - THE NEW THREAT TO TAX CUTS
Replies: 49
Views: 278

Re: DEMOCRATS - THE NEW THREAT TO TAX CUTS

Indeed. And your response indicates your lack of thinking. Clearly you didn't consider that I made my comment and then provided a reference to bolster my argument that the moonies got the story wrong. Did you miss my point? That the moonies got the story wrong? Did you miss the point that I'm not t...
by nolaxride
Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: $100 a barrel oil is coming....
Replies: 17
Views: 99

Re: $100 a barrel oil is coming....

The one thing that will change that is the US. Can the US produce enough oil to counter the Saudi cutbacks? If you remember a few years ago we had record low oil prices as US production hit its peak and Saudi Arabia cut prices to protect its market share. When that didn't work it cut back on produc...
by nolaxride
Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: They aren't entitlements....
Replies: 15
Views: 83

Re: They aren't entitlements....

They are paid for. https://www.c-span.org/video/standalone/?c4723781 strong words. words that based only on what I heard, are impossible to disagree with. he feels strongly about citizens in his state...good for him. how does he feel about illegal aliens and them coming to his state and being on th...
by nolaxride
Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: They aren't entitlements....
Replies: 15
Views: 83

Re: They aren't entitlements....

They are paid for. https://www.c-span.org/video/standalone/?c4723781 Excellent, enpassioned speech. Sadly, too many of our "representatives" are too cowardly to push for a balance in government spending. They seem to favor an ever growing menu of real entitlements in effort to harvest votes from a ...
by nolaxride
Sat Apr 21, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: They aren't entitlements....
Replies: 15
Views: 83

Re: They aren't entitlements....

They are paid for. https://www.c-span.org/video/standalone/?c4723781 strong words. words that based only on what I heard, are impossible to disagree with. he feels strongly about citizens in his state...good for him. how does he feel about illegal aliens and them coming to his state and being on th...
by nolaxride
Sat Apr 21, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: $100 a barrel oil is coming....
Replies: 17
Views: 99

Re: $100 a barrel oil is coming....

The one thing that will change that is the US. Can the US produce enough oil to counter the Saudi cutbacks? If you remember a few years ago we had record low oil prices as US production hit its peak and Saudi Arabia cut prices to protect its market share. When that didn't work it cut back on produc...
by nolaxride
Sat Apr 21, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: DEMOCRATS - THE NEW THREAT TO TAX CUTS
Replies: 49
Views: 278

Re: DEMOCRATS - THE NEW THREAT TO TAX CUTS

Sometimes I think the moonies go out of their way to get the story wrong. Republicans fear political risk in Senate races as House moves to extend tax cuts Heading into a contentious campaign for control of Congress, Republicans are increasingly divided over how to bolster their signature legislati...
by nolaxride
Sat Apr 21, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: They aren't entitlements....
Replies: 15
Views: 83

Re: They aren't entitlements....

They are paid for. https://www.c-span.org/video/standalone/?c4723781 strong words. words that based only on what I heard, are impossible to disagree with. he feels strongly about citizens in his state...good for him. how does he feel about illegal aliens and them coming to his state and being on th...
by nolaxride
Sat Apr 21, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: United States Politics
Topic: They aren't entitlements....
Replies: 15
Views: 83

Re: They aren't entitlements....

They are paid for. https://www.c-span.org/video/standalone/?c4723781 Excellent, enpassioned speech. Sadly, too many of our "representatives" are too cowardly to push for a balance in government spending. They seem to favor an ever growing menu of real entitlements in effort to harvest votes from a ...