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Opposition to ANWR Drilling Is No Laughing Matter

Posted By Rob Bluey On May 2, 2008 @ 12:00 pm In Energy,Scribe | Comments Disabled

Echoing the sentiments of conservatives, Jay Leno last night on “The Tonight Show [1]” chided Democrats for their repeated opposition to oil exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Leno’s punchline: Democrats say drilling in ANWR wouldn’t produce any oil for 10 years — the same point they’ve been making for more than 10 years now. President Bill Clinton vetoed legislation in 1995 that would have opened ANWR to oil exploration.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjfssrKGsBU[/youtube]


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