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Learn more about Oil Drilling
In 1990 President George H.W. Bush passed an executive order banning all offshore drilling in U.S. coastal waters. In response to rising gas prices in 2008 President George W. Bush lifted the ban. Currently, there are 3,500 offshore oil rigs, 79 of which are deep water wells. See recent oil drilling news
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Should we prospect for gold on Mars? Should we mine the already abundant resources we have with current technologies. Should we only eat green eggs and ham? The word "we" assumes that "we" are making an intelligent decision via... 5 years ago from a Republican in Addison, TX
Incentivize the private sector to develop alternative forms of energy and end all offshore oil drilling. 5 years ago from a Green in Machias, ME
Nationalize the energy sector and develop alternative forms of energy. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Lemon Grove, CA
We should open up the thousands of the gas and oil wells that have been capped over the years. I used to work in the oil field and I know that there is enough gas and oil in the United States to last the world thousands of years. 5 years ago from a Republican in Altoona, IA
Improve the technology first. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Philadelphia, PA
Ont know. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Old Town, ME
Oil driling should be done on land whenever possible. Offshore driling kept to a minimum. Grew up in Santa Barbara and saw the 1969 oil spill there. 5 years ago from a Republican in Arlington, TX
Not without more environmental research and built-in safety measures & funding designed to protect and quickly cleanup in the event of spills/earthquakes or equipment failures. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Camp Verde, AZ
Allow drilling but make environmental failures extremely expensive for oil companies as an incentive to make safety a priority. 5 years ago from a Green in Wooster, OH
Allow the expansion of oil drilling in southern Canada and North Dakota. Become energy dependant and tell the middle east to keep their oil and go to hell. 5 years ago from a Republican in Independence, MO
No, end all offshore drilling. I think solar power, electricity, and wind power is much safer, energy efficient, and environmentally friendly. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Little Rock, AR
Yes, where environmentally safe and appropriate. 5 years ago from a Republican in Paris, TN
Yes as long as it doesn't affect wildlife. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Spearfish, SD
Yes but put a cap on how many oil wells are allowed per year. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Carnegie, PA
Yes. We have enough energy to self sustain ourselves. I have twenty bucks. Why do I need to borrow ten bucks from some Slim Shady who's gonna charge me fifteen cents on the dollar?. 5 years ago from a Republican in Nashville, TN
Yes, but require severe penalties for irresponsible/illegal disregard for safety protocols. Corporate officers should be incarcerated for negligent oversight of subordinates actions, as is done in the military!. 5 years ago from a Republican in Tucson, AZ
Oil is poison wherever it is, millions of gallons leak from the ocean floor naturally. If we burn it we are at least returning the base components like carbon to the environment. And we might as well keep fuel costs low while replacement clean technology... 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Elfers, FL
Susidize people being able to install wind and solar on their own houses. No more nukes and no more discusting wind farms. 5 years ago from a Republican in Wellsville, NY
Yes, but only if the watchdog services will actually do their jobs to keep our waters and coasts safe. Oil should be phasing out by now. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Indianapolis, IN
No, develop alternate forms of clean energy. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Fort Collins, CO