Joe Biden 'put his foot on the neck' of the energy industry, now he wan
From Johnny@21:1/5 to All on Mon Aug 16 08:43:42 2021
By Michael Quinlan
Published 4 days ago
Salena Zito, a political reporter at the Washington Examiner, said she
was befuddled that President Joe Biden would call on OPEC to produce
more oil while gas prices soar in the U.S.
Zito, who was a guest on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Wednesday, asked why
the Biden administration was now sounding the alarm about fast-rising
energy prices after the president "put his foot on the neck" of the oil
and gas industry day one in office.
"The energy industry in the United States has been one of the most
robust sectors in our economy, leading right before the pandemic, we
produced more oil than any other country in the world and we were self-sufficient in that area," Zito said.
He remarks came after Jake Sullivan, Biden's national security adviser,
said in a statement released by the White House that OPEC's agreed-upon production increases are "simply not enough" to support global recovery
from the pandemic, and said the nations needed to "do more to support