Urbin Report

Friday, June 13, 2008

Where the democrats stand

Obviously firmly on the side of higher gas prices.
Power Line has the details on their voting record:

ANWR Exploration
House Republicans: 91% Supported
House Democrats: 86% Opposed

Coal-to-Liquid
House Republicans: 97% Supported
House Democrats: 78% Opposed

Oil Shale Exploration
House Republicans: 90% Supported
House Democrats: 86% Opposed

Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Exploration
House Republicans: 81% Supported
House Democrats: 83% Opposed

Refinery Increased Capacity
House Republicans: 97% Supported
House Democrats: 96% Opposed

SUMMARY

91% of House Republicans have historically voted to increase the production of American-made oil and gas.

86% of House Democrats have historically voted against increasing the production of American-made oil and gas.

HT to Ace

Let's review, the democrat voting record shows that they are against domestic production, they are for increased dependence on expensive foreign oil, higher gas and heating oil prices, and at least a Carter era inflation rate.