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Pro: Prosperity lies in the huge oil and gas deposits

WASHINGTON - The United States relies on foreign oil for nearly 65 percent of the oil we use - and the level...of jobs, and help reduce our nation's dependence on foreign oil. The bottom line is that encouraging increased domestic...
Outside editorial: Drill for more oil this: We have to stop buying foreign oil. U.S. dependence on it creates...reduce the U.S. dependence on foreign oil. President George W. Bush has...would help to reduce reliance on foreign oil. The impact would be modest. A...
My Turn: No more

...30 years, Alaska's oil has fueled America's economic development and helped reduce our nation's dependence on foreign oil. As America looks toward renewable energy, Alaska is also working to develop its alternative energy sources, such...
Slack Tide: Alaskanukkah

...eight-candled Hanukkah menorah. Point is, aside from providing the first documented warning about over-reliance on foreign oil, Hanukkah holds little religious significance. This is perfect, as the prime purpose of Alaskanukkah will be supporting...
My Turn: Facts and rhetoric on oil tax reform

...incentives. Allowing corporations to take the billions they'll get from a reduced Alaska share, to spend on their foreign oil operations, isn't a fair partnership. Reasonable tax breaks should be earned by investing in Alaska.The Disappearing...
How to make the perfect latke

...menorah and the customary eating of fried foods. It's also the first documented warning about over-reliance on foreign oil.Open third beer. Working in batches, drop spoonfuls of batter into hot oil, flattening with spatula. Cook until...
ANWR oil could cut U.S. need slightly

...drilling likely would reduce America's dependence on foreign oil in 2020 from 62 percent to 60 percent, according to...shows that it barely makes a dent in our dependence on foreign oil," Rafle said. Malnak said The Wilderness Society ignores...
House OKs oil drilling in ANWR

WASHINGTON - Citing the public outcry over $3-a-gallon gasoline and America's heavy reliance on foreign oil, the House on Thursday voted to open an Alaska wildlife refuge to oil drilling, knowing the prospects for Senate approval were...
Don't drill ANWR

...national refuge. As an Alaskan and an American I care about U.S. soldiers and about our country's dependence on foreign oil. I care enough to make changes in my lifestyle that reduce my personal dependence on oil (U.S. or foreign). I...
An old rationale for pipeline

...selling to drill" in the Arctic reserve now with the old arguments for Prudhoe Bay and Valdez. Our dependency on foreign oil was the tantamount reason for drilling and building the first pipeline. For those folks that can remember back then...


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