Sunday, May 29, 2011

CBO: Seniors Would Pay Much More For Medicare Under Ryan Plan

The CBO report is here:

Currently, the only budget plan that balances the budget and doesn't slash medicare is the progressive plan:

Monday, April 18, 2011

Stats on oil

US uses about 27% of the worlds oil

The US creates about 10%.

That would mean we need to triple our production; it ain't gonna happen.

Production has been going down

even though "more than two-thirds of offshore and half of onshore leases lie idle"