90.8 F
The Villages
Monday, June 20, 2022

Biden shouldn’t be blaming Big Oil

To the Editor:

President Biden has accused Big Oil companies of gouging consumers by not drilling for more oil or building more refineries. Why would any business risk investing shareholders money in costly long term capital equipment, when the president and many in Congress have let them know that their goal is to put them out of business as soon as possible? Obama was pretty successful in destroying the coal industry. I don’t remember him complaining about coal companies gouging consumers, after his “brilliant” decision to shut them down.
Why can’t we elect people who have the smarts to anticipate how their rash policies affect their voters, before they blindly make decisions that cause too much suffering, far too soon?

Dick Jones
Village of Pennecamp

 

More Headlines
Stories in and around The Villages, Florida

Headlines
The Villages, Florida

Letters to the Editor
Opinions submitted by residents in and around The Villages

Trump and his allies laying groundwork to overturn 2024 election

Florida Democratic Party Chair Manny Diaz warns that former President Trump and his allies are laying the groundwork to overturn the 2024 election.

There were guns at Jan. 6 riot

In a Letter to the Editor, a Haciendas of Mission Hills resident rebuts a previous letter making claims about the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C.

Losing weight on the Biden Diet

A Village of Summerhill resident, in a Letter to the Editor, says he has lost weight on the Biden Diet.

ATM malfunction at bank in The Villages

A reader from Summerfield claims her long-time bank experienced an ATM malfunction and wrongfully cheated her out of $400. She explains in a Letter to the Editor.

What world do they live in?

A Village of Piedmont resident responds to a previous Letter to the Editor and wonders what planet some of his fellow Villagers are living on.

Photos
The Villages, Florida