Biden Administration Refuses to Increase Domestic Oil Production

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The Biden Administration rejected Republicans’ proposal of increasing oil and gas production domestically to end U.S. dependence on foreign energy. Jen Psaki wrote on Twitter that the spike in oil prices “It’s a reminder that real energy security comes from reducing our dependence on fossil fuels.” However, the Biden administration struggles to explain the president’s decision to end the Keystone XL pipeline project and his effort to shut down drilling permitting on federal land.