Left Bummed: Obama co-opts GOP’s pro-fossil fuel agenda

“The US president used his SOTU speech to signal support for oil, rather than defend his own green agenda.”

The eco-activist friendly Guardian reports,

Barack Obama used his final State of the Union address before the elections to try to pre-empt attacks on his energy and environmental agenda from the Republicans.

But Obama chose to co-opt the Republicans’ pro-oil and natural gas position rather than defend his own green agenda, as environmental groups had hoped…

Read the entire report.

2 thoughts on “Left Bummed: Obama co-opts GOP’s pro-fossil fuel agenda”

  1. I am from the ‘Put up or Shut Up’ school of reality. Invent the new renewable. Use your solar powered cell phone and computer. Whining is not a solution for something that does not exist. Mutton head needs to prove what they are saying by improving the overall energy production or access to new, more efficient lower cost renewables. Put up or shut up! Batteries are the biggy. How about a new battery that last 20 years. Put up or shut up!

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