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Nice Try: Obama Released Restrictive New Energy Plan Under Cover of SCOTUS, Holder Contempt

cher15 Wrote: Jul 03, 2012 8:52 AM
This Friday there will be more shenanigans while the rest of us are all ramped up over the new unemployment numbers, Obama and Company will be busy behind the curtain doing their dark deeds. Sleight of hand from the snake oil salesman and his band of carnival operators.

File this one under While You Were Out: the Obama Administration unveiled its new five-year energy plan on Thursday, when the rest of us were conveniently preoccupied with SCOTUS and the Holder contempt vote. Real smooth.

Of course, it's pretty clear why they wanted this to fly under the radar: as Hot Air's Erika Johnsen noted on Saturday, the plan is just not good. She points out that it opens up a miniscule percentage of our offshore resources, but not nearly enough to make a dent in our energy use, and what's more, by constraining the number of...