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T. Boone Pickens Should Top Romney-Ryan Appointment List

Luny Tune Wrote: Aug 15, 2012 7:24 AM
Bob Barr, you are the idiot I thought you are. First of all, we don't need a "comprehensive" energy plan. The Energy Department has been a failure since its inception. Far better that we "simply" disband Energy Department and then very "simply" lift all the drilling bans in ANWR, Offshore and government land in the interior. Turn the patch loose and watch a bunch of oilpatch warriors turn the patch upside down. Secondly, T. Boone Pickens is a chameleon. I wouldn't want him overseeing a cockfight, much less our energy policy.
Luny Tune Wrote: Aug 15, 2012 7:28 AM
Might also add that we need to lift all the regulations and bans on coal. It is our primary source of powerplant fuel, especially in the East. It doesn't take a comprehensive plan to do that... Just do it.
With only the formality of the Republican National Convention standing between them and the November election, the “Comeback Team” of Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan has a little less than three months in which to convince a majority of the American electorate it is better equipped to govern the country for the next four years than its Democrat counterpart. If these two Republican leaders wish to get a jump start on accomplishing that goal, there is one person with whom they quickly should set up an appointment – Texan T. Boone Pickens.

Romney noted in his speech last Saturday...