Politically Speaking — July 12, 2022
You might be surprised to know that less than 30 days ago Joe Biden sent five million barrels of U.S. oil that was part of our emergency reserves to Europe and Asia despite soaring gas prices in America.
According to the Washington Post, Biden plans to release up to 260 million barrels of oil from domestic reserves before October 2022. There were roughly 618 million barrels at the end of September 2021. The reserve is expected to be depleted to less than 400 million, the lowest since 1984 (33 years).
The White House Democrats have been criticizing Big Oil companies and gas station owners because it’s all their fault, along with Putin. White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre was asked about the situation last Tuesday. Of course she declined to comment because she had not seen a report. No one knew what she was talking about. It was reported the emergency release Biden authorized has helped to ensure a stable supply of crude oil to help keep our economy running and mitigate the pain that Putin is causing at the pump.
Good gosh, someone please tell Biden’s handlers the plan isn’t working. More and more aren’t falling for the lies and misdirection.
Right now gas prices are approximately $5 per gallon, and in some areas it’s over $7 per gallon.
Sadly, close to 50% of all Americans are struggling to feed their families.
No wonder Biden’s approval rating is 36%, and in my opinion, anyone that’s part of that 36% better wake up before it’s too late.
Unfortunately, gas prices aren’t the only increases. Since last year some gas prices are up 100% — they’ve doubled. Airline tickets are up 35 – 40%. Gas utilities are up 30% and more. And for many, going to the grocery story is like getting punched in the gut. Beef has more than doubled. Apples are close to $3 a pound. Bacon has close to doubled.
The Biden Administration’s woke policies are to blame. His policies are driving up the cost of fertilizer, energy, and farm-to-store transportation. Don’t believe me, ask any farmer. Sadly, there’s no end in sight. My prediction is the rest of 2022 will be more of the same.
And speaking of farmers, you might be interested to know that if Bill Gates — the one and only — has his way, in our future it will be fake meat, artificial cheese and veggies grown from genetically modified seeds. Gates now owns more farmland in the U.S. than any other individual. That’s scary!
The bottom line is, keep in mind there’s a direct relationship between who governs in Washington and what you’re paying in the gas line and at the grocery checkout. And what’s going to happen in the future by allowing people like Bill Gates and the current administration to destroy our way of life by controlling the farm industry and everything else?
In closing, despite the increasing public fretting from all corners, which includes many of the Democratic Party leaders, the White House aides say they see encouraging signs. I ask them where and what signs.
Inflation now stands at 8.6%, according to some. I believe it’s higher.
Until next week.
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