"Drill, baby, drill" is a long-term solution at best. Obama could open up the entire country to drilling tomorrow and it would be years before the first drop turned into gasoline.
Gas prices are not related to nor are they the responsibility of the president.
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
'Two oil men' to blame for high gas prices, Pelosi says - CNN.com
The Gavel Blog Archive Pelosi to Bush on Gas Prices: We Cannot Wait to Act
Speaker Pelosi blasts President Bush over gas prices - 7/07/08 - San Francisco News - abc7news.com
Democrats.senate.gov - Senator Harry Reid, Majority Leader
Article: Senator Harry Reid to Host Conference Call on Bush Administration's Failure to Address Skyrocketing Gas Prices - U.S. Newswire | HighBeam Research - FREE trial
Informal Obama Adviser Links Gas Prices to Bush War Policies | National Security Network
05-12-2008 - Statement of Senator Carl Levin on Oil and Gasoline Prices : Senator Carl Levin: News Release
Senator Charles E. Schumer
AlphaPatriot: Schumer Blames Everyone but Dems for Gas Prices
Clinton mocks Bush on oil - First Read - msnbc.com
The Democratic Party
Gas Prices | Democrats.com
How Bush Pushed Gasoline Prices Sky High
Democrats Blame Bush for High Gas Prices:weekly radio address - Democratic Underground
There's lots, lots more where that came from.
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Yea drill all you want.. it wont impact prices for years if at all.
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If inflation kicks in hard in the next couple of years, I wouldn't be surprised to see the current administration implementing price controls on necessities.
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