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  •  Bush May Address the Country (none)
    From Drudge Report (yeah, I know)

    BUSH CONSIDERS ADDRESS TO NATION; CALL FOR ENERGY CONSERVATION
    Wed Aug 31 2005 10:20:34 ET

    President Bush is considering an address to the nation asking citizens to conserve energy, a top White House says.

    Bush ordered the release of oil from federal petroleum reserves to help refiners affected by Hurricane Katrina.

    Bush returned to Washington on Wednesday to oversee the federal response to the historic disaster. He plans to coordinate federal efforts, across more than a dozen agencies, to assist hurricane victims.

    "Still undecided is whether or not to call for a nationwide effort to reduce energy consumption during this emergency," a top Bush source explains. "It is seriously being considered."

    Developing...

    "We must all hang together or assuredly we will all hang seperately." - Ben Franklin

    by RandyMI on Wed Aug 31, 2005 at 07:31:32 AM PDT

    •  energy conservation? (none)
      wow, so Bush is finally doing what has been told to do.

      my prediction:

      -panic gasoline buying, price spike.

    •  Interesting (none)
      How WE have to sacrifice now because HE didn't have the foresight to realize that cutting funds to that region was dangerous to our economy and to this country's energy.

      I'm sick when I think how much he focused on Iraq while he ignored our own country.

      I truly hate this man....

      "Getting on with my life means a life without my dear, sweet boy. I wish a little bike ride could help me get on with my life." Cindy Sheehan

      by Dunbar on Wed Aug 31, 2005 at 09:09:45 AM PDT

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