Reduce Our Dependence on Oil with a Good Energy Bill
Last week, the price of oil hit a near record high $99 per barrel, and with it, gasoline rose to an average of $3.09 per gallon. With winter coming, heating prices could rise too. This is a real threat to us all. Congress needs to act now to pass a comprehensive energy bill to reduce these threats.
Senate and House leaders are now debating how to increase fuel economy and reduce oil use. If Congress crafts a final energy bill with the best provisions from earlier measures, it would reduce
But big oil and other special interests are conniving to block these measures. That's a bad thing.
So write Congress today and tell them to pass a good energy bill that:
1. Includes more efficient motor vehicle fuel economy (CAFE) standards to reduce oil use by 1.2 million barrels per day by 2020, which is slightly less than the amount of oil the
You can send the email we have written for you (below) or, better still, personalize it for more impact.