Democrats Love Expensive Gas; It Restricts Driving . . . and Freedom
So we have one party hell-bent almost beyond comprehension to forcibly re-make American society in their Marxist image, and the other that is at best cowardly and impotent and at worst an unindicted co-conspirator in the effort.
What does this mean? It means that the former is most likely going to eventually get its way. It may take time, its advances may be gradual and incremental – all the better to go unnoticed by the ignorant masses until it's too late – but when there is effectively no resistance, it's just a matter of time.
Gasoline is at over $4 a gallon in late summer of an election year.
Once upon a time, incumbent congressmen and senators would have reacted to this about as well as Dracula to sunlight and crucifixes.
And they would have rushed to get prices lower by the first Tuesday in November, so as to best protect their precious re-elections. But not this year.
Democrats have stopped all attempts to increase domestic drilling with the ruthless efficiency of The Terminator.
On its face, this would seem to be an insane and suicidal move.