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Image of the Day: Biden's "Make America an Energy Importer Again" Presidency

What was once a decades-long dream became reality during the Trump Administration, as the U.S. finally became an energy exporter again.  As Laffer Associates highlights, Joe Biden has inexplicably put that into reverse gear, and now gas prices are on their way back up.  This is progress?

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="664"] Joe Biden's Reverse-Midas Touch on Energy[/caption]

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October 03, 2022 • 01:10 PM

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