Excerpt:Â Plenty of evidence has existed before, but now the conclusion is inescapable: the Democrats cannot understand the most basic law of economics, the law of supply and demand. Faced with spiraling fuel costs and a demand to act, the Democrat-controlled Congress cannot or will not act.
Nancy Pelosi claims the idea to drill in protected coastal areas is a â€œhoaxâ€ and is â€œechoing the demands of big oil.â€ Ms. Pelosi, whose husbandâ€™s company has received millions of dollars worth of government contracts directly as a result of her efforts, states a plan to release the Strategic Petroleum Reserve to consumers, and encourages oil companies to drill where there is no oil (my interpretation, based on fact.) Ms. Pelosi wants to leave on her month long vacation without having a vote on plans to increase supply and decrease price. And she claims to be for us.