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John McCain: We Know You by Now...

A. Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
A. Siegel

The case against John McCain is quite stark in terms of claims and the realities when it comes to support for renewable energy.

Nuclear Power, Clean Coal, Cap And Trade, Biofuels: Comparing And Contrasting Obama And McCain On Energy

Mary Ellen Harte and John Harte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mary Ellen Harte and John Harte

The San Francisco Chronicle recently declared that John McCain and Barack Obama are "like peas in a pod" on a major issue. The newspaper was talking a...

Sam Stein

Palin Stumped Again On Her Strong Suit -- Energy | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If Gov. Sarah Palin, by John McCain's estimation, "knows more about energy than probably anyone in the United States of America," then why is she gett...

McCain Nuclear Energy Plan Could Cost $315 Billion

Bloomberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain's plan to revive the U.S. nuclear power industry with 45 new reactors may cost $315 billion, with taxpayers bearing much of the financial ...

In His Big Speech, McCain's 10 Energy Lies Top Palin's 4 Energy Lies

Joseph Romm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph Romm

McCain has no plan to reduce oil imports -- indeed, throughout his career he has explicitly rejected every plan that might reduce oil imports.

Sam Stein

McCain And BP Sharing Logo Ideas? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A sharp-eyed Democrat sends over screen grabs of two, similarly designed logos: the image for John McCain's Lexington Project (his energy policy) and ...

It's the Energy, Dummy!

Mike Bonifer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Bonifer

Tthe reality is that either candidate, if elected, will have about as much impact on oil prices as an Arizona Cardinal or a Chicago Bear does on the shape of the football used to play the game. Not much and only temporarily.

Sam Stein

Has McCain Walked Into An Energy Trap? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The energy debate took what could be a significant turn this past weekend: a bipartisan effort in Congress has created headaches for both Barack Obama...

Lies, Damn Lies, and the McCain Campaign

Joseph Romm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph Romm

McCain has morphed into Dick Cheney's evil twin, hellbent on destroying the possibility of ever having serious energy and climate policy in this country.

Sam Stein

McCain Surrogate Cantor Inadvertently Derided On McCain Conference Call | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There was no shortage of villains during a McCain campaign conference call on energy policy Monday morning. Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, President Bush...

Rachel Weiner

McCain: I'll Come Back To Senate For Oil | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Monday, John McCain lambasted Congress for adjourning without passing an energy bill, saying he'd be willing to "come off the campaign trail" and r...

Obama Calls McCain's Bluff on Drilling

Alan Fein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Alan Fein

While McCain says he's all for alternative energy, it's kind of like No Child Left Behind -- he doesn't want to help pay for it, especially if it's going to come out of the pockets of the oil companies.

Sam Stein

McCain Surrogate Pushes False China-Drilling Claim | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

During a conference call Thursday to attack Barack Obama's energy policy, a surrogate for Sen. John McCain touted a long-proven-false argument that th...

Sam Stein

McCain Offshore Drilling Battle Reminiscent Of Iraq Surge, Aide Says | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An aide to John McCain synthesized the Senator's two favorite topics into one political thesis today: his support for off-shore drilling and his polic...

McCain Is Theodoric Of York

John Tomasic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Tomasic

Steve Martin's Theodoric is indeed doing something for the sick and wounded who visit his Medieval shop of horrors: he's killing them with crackpot "treatments" while holding forth with authority on their alleged ills.

Sam Stein

New McCain Ad: Obama To Blame For High Gas Prices | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain is out with a new campaign ad (his second attack spot in less than a week) with a message that is hardly discreet: Barack Obama is to blam...

RNC Rolls Out First Contrast Ad

Daniel Nichanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Nichanian

It is remarkable that the Republican Party ad praises McCain for pushing the party to recognize global warming. McCain is depicted as a realist

Sam Stein

McCain's Offshore Drilling Position A Flip From Three Weeks Ago | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It is hardly a secret that when it comes to offshore drilling, Sen. John McCain was against the idea before he was for it. On Monday, the Arizona Repu...

The Butterfly Effect: From McCain's Lips To The New Mexico Desert

Susan Grant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Susan Grant

McCain's energy policy emphasizes nuclear power and the uranium market is booming as a result. But in the south west, people are still cleaning their land of the radioactive waste from long-shut mines.