Easley expressed skepticism about the value of drilling for oil off North Carolina's coast.
He said the oil companies already have 38 million acres off the Gulf Coast where they are not drilling. He said drilling off the North Carolina coast had the potential to provide six months' worth of oil for the U.S.
"This is not a solution," Easley said. "This is a slogan."
Thursday, August 28, 2008
Easley Steps Up
Not ONLY does The Guv show up in Denver, he actually seems to be enjoying himself! According to the N&O, he's given more than 20 media interviews. He's also had the temerity to stand up against the hoax of off-shore oil drilling: