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Pres. Obama calls for an energy fund that would spend $2B over 10 years to focus on research on...

Pres. Obama calls for an energy fund that would spend $2B over 10 years to focus on research on green fuel sources for vehicles. The research would focus on a range of technologies and non-oil fuels such as biofuels and natural gas, and would be funded mostly from royalties the government gets from offshore drilling.
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  • 7footMoose
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    Finally, T. Boone Pickens might just have his ideas taken seriously.
    15 Mar 2013, 05:05 PM Reply Like
  • wyostocks
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    If the fund were open to the public with Obama the fund manager making all investment decisions, would you invest in it?
    Enough said.
    15 Mar 2013, 05:08 PM Reply Like
  • dacama1
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    crony capitalism...
    15 Mar 2013, 05:24 PM Reply Like
  • SoldHigh
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    Obama's logic is to take from profitable industries that work and give it to those that don't.
    15 Mar 2013, 05:47 PM Reply Like
  • Herr Hansa
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    Finally natural gas gets serious attention in the mix of future energy sources in the United States.
    15 Mar 2013, 06:04 PM Reply Like
  • davidbdc
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    How about we just take $2 Billion from the loans that are being handed out to politically connected folks to produce overpriced solar and wind energy and use it for research instead!!!

     

    But no, I'm sure this is just MORE SPENDING!!! Lets buy a few more votes and reward a few more friends.
    15 Mar 2013, 07:00 PM Reply Like
  • saratogahawk
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    This is to fund his golf trips and vacations. Oh and Michelle's wardrobe.
    16 Mar 2013, 09:53 AM Reply Like
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