- The Foundry: Conservative Policy News Blog from The Heritage Foundation - http://blog.heritage.org -
This Week in Washington: The Surge Has Been a Success
Posted By Todd Thurman On August 4, 2008 @ 4:21 pm In Energy | Comments Disabled
Here is what’s happening this week in Washington:
Sixteen months ago, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said the surge in Iraq “is not accomplishing anything.” Today there is almost unanimous agreement that the surge has been a tremendous success.
Ben Lieberman and Nick Loris wrote this week that Congress should not repeat the mistakes of the 1970s in energy policy . There are many energy bills currently pending before Congress, and they fall into two general categories:
Conservatives want more drilling and liberals think we can regulate and tax our way out of the current energy crisis.
Article printed from The Foundry: Conservative Policy News Blog from The Heritage Foundation: http://blog.heritage.org
URL to article: http://blog.heritage.org/2008/08/04/this-week-in-washington-the-surge-has-been-a-success/
URLs in this post:
 wrote this week that Congress should not repeat the mistakes of the 1970s in energy policy: http://www.heritage.org/Research/EnergyandEnvironment/wm2004.cfm
Copyright © 2011 The Heritage Foundation. All rights reserved.