All politicians lie. Some are simply incapable of telling the truth. And then you have this bunch in a class of their own. The only one close is Putin in terms of intentional dishonesty.
On Monday, the “Little Red Lying Twit” said this:
There are 9,000 unused, approved drilling permits, so I would suggest you ask the oil companies why they’re not using those if there’s a desire to drill more.”
I love this kind of truth bending the best. Taking a truth and making a lie out of it. Here is the answer to her “question”, which ignored all context:
The White House has repeatedly suggested the private sector can boost oil supply amid surging gas prices, but industry groups have countered that the administration has placed hurdles for new drilling.
[. . .] However, the unused drilling leases represent a fraction of the active permits, many of which are being used by the private sector to produce oil and gas daily, industry groups said. There are more than 37,496 active oil and gas leases nationwide, meaning more than 75% are…
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