Bush's energy policy

President Bush is attempting to build support for a national energy policy. This is bringing opposition from members of Congress representing states that need energy the most.In 1952, President Harry Truman's Materials Policy Commission warned that in the 1970s, the US would be dependent on Middle East oil, which could result in a serious energy shortage. It happened. The recommendations from this report are as valid today as 49 years ago, and they are included in President Bush's energy policy.President Richard Nixon in a special message to Congress, June 4, 1971, detailed a comprehensive energy policy because of brownouts and shortages of fuel in some areas of our country.The re...

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