In mid-January, the president rejected plans for an oil pipeline, called the Keystone XL that would run from Canada all the way to refineries on the Gulf Coast. In my opinion, the decision to reject it is flat wrong. Recently, I sent a guest editorial to all of the newspapers in Idaho arguing why that pipeline is necessary for energy security, among other reasons. If you did not see my op-ed piece, you can read it here.
Last year, I questioned Energy Secretary Chu on the adminstration's plan to address the climbing gas prices we now face.