12:50 pm June 7, 2010, by Staff reports
While gas prices were spiking to $4 a gallon in 2008, Republicans chanted “Drill, baby, drill!” as their solution to easing pain at the pump.
Today, the mantra is also “Plug, baby, plug!”
Despite widespread public outrage in an election year over the explosion at BP’s Deepwater Horizon rig that killed 11 people and continues to pour millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, most Georgia Republican politicians continue to support more offshore drilling while criticizing the Obama Administration’s response, reports Dalton Daily News staff writer Blake Aued. Read the complete story.
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