In Search Of Big Oil Backing Romney Blames Obama For High Gas Prices

After his wins on Tuesday, Mitt Romney is clearly the Republican standard bearer in the 2012 election, and he is already flailing about attempting to find some mud to throw at President Obama in hopes some of it will stick. He has trotted out a tired talking point attempting to blame Obama for high gasoline prices, saying that the president’s environmentalism has gotten in the way of US drilling. The charge is full of factual and logical holes. But the attack of Romney on Obama is undermined by the positions taken by Romney1. In 2006, Romney…

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