Rick Perry: Drill Baby Drill 2.0
You’ve gotta be kidding. Variation #947 of “create millions of new jobs, just by getting those meddling bureaucrats and sniveling environmentalists out of the way.”
If this is the best Rick Perry can come up with, no wonder he’s Texas Toast.
So far the Everglades are safe, since Florida is a swing state and Republicans don’t want any drilling in THEIR back yard. For the rest of America’s public lands and sensitive environmental areas — Sayonara.
In addition to crippling the Environmental Protection Agency, Perry’s “plan” also includes preventing lawsuits by those pesky environmental activists. Yes, our Founding Fathers clearly intended for the courts to be reserved exclusively for wealthy businessmen in three-piece suits.
This article goes into more detail.
If you think fracking is the greatest thing since sliced bread and only a treehugging Communist would want to regulate it — you’ll love President Rick Perry.
And for God’s sake, hurry up and get those yucky animals out of that Arctic National Wildlife Refuge so we can drill for that there AWL.
Needless to say, the Keystone XL Pipeline needs to approved and fast-tracked yesterday. Those people in Nebraska weren’t using their aquifer anyway, were they?