Tag: Oil

Murphy’s #EarthDay drilling ban is the ultimate nothing burger

By Matt Rooney _ Honest disagreements are okay. Scams are something else altogether. You probably know that the Trump Administration has considered opening federal Atlantic waters to gas and oil exploration. It’s been all over the news. Proposed exploration territories are Read More

5 Quick But Irrefutable Reasons Why N.J. Should Embrace Offshore Drilling

The Trump Administration’s offshore exploration decision is predictably resulting in a ton of hysteria, Save Jerseyans. What you need to know: – FACT: Offshore drilling platforms wouldn’t be visible from the shoreline with the naked eye. I wrote about this Read More

Weinberg-style Democrats don’t want ‘clean’ energy; they might want Flintstones cars!

President Barack Obama took a half-hearted approach to tackling the oil-by-rail boom during his years in office, Save Jerseyans, because some BIG money liberals (like Warren Buffett and Tom Steyer) have made fortunes off of the dangerous practice (side note: Read More

Christie Administration Opposes Trump Plan to Drill in Atlantic

Credit: Governor’s Office/Tim Larsen DEP Commissioner Bob Martin The Christie administration yesterday renewed its opposition to any plans to open the waters off the Jersey coast to oil and gas exploration, a move being considered by the federal government. In Read More

Lance: If Iran can sell oil, then why shouldn’t America?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Some regular business continues this beautiful, sunny Friday notwithstanding the speakership dysfunction plaguing your House of Representatives, Save Jerseyans, like today’s passage of H.R. 702 which, if signed into law, would end a 40-year-old ban on Read More

Poll: Yea or Nay on the Pilgrim Pipeline?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog As The Wall Street Journal‘s Holman Jenkins stingingly put it back in February, Save Jerseyans, “[a]ctivists get their jollies blocking pipeline construction, but the crude still flows through your neighborhood.” And the Read More

Either Bob Menendez has Superman vision or he’s full of crap

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Anti-drilling wackadoos are gathering in A.C. today to bitch about a federal offshore oil exploration plan, Save Jerseyans, and not unlike the anti-vaxxer crowd, their command of the facts is less-than-impressive. Politicians are playing Read More