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Virgina: Energy Capital of East Coast?

Wilbor2 Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 8:19 PM
That same sun must have fried your brain.the free market system will figure out how to harness the suns energy, cold fusion, and who knows what other energy sources. We will never figure it out until this Fascist goverment gets out of the way and allows the bright people in this country to figure out how it is done. Goverment messes up every thing it touches and sets back prosperity for years. With their fool regulations and rules.

With a flood of new federal regulations hitting everything from healthcare, energy, food safety, and bird protection, it is encouraging to know that some states can still think for themselves. In Virginia, Governor Bob McDonnell declared that he was going to make Virginia the Energy Capital of the East Coast—after all Virginia is blessed with abundant resources such as coal, offshore oil and one of the largest uranium deposits in the world. His plans have been thwarted by the federal government. 

The EPA is regulating coal mining out of existence. Federal restrictions have prevented Virginia from being able to access its oil...