Stop playing politics

September 2008
Waste News;9/15/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p8
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The article reports that the U.S. Congress continues to struggle to come up with some real energy relief on oil prices. The House majority Democrats have made a compromise proposal allowing for controversial offshore drilling, but Republicans are far from impressed. The proposal would allow limited offshore drilling, a solution favored by Republicans. In exchange, Democrats seek support from Republicans on various conservation and alternative energy proposals.


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