Earlier this month, the Biden administration that’s headed up by the president who killed off the Keystone pipeline with the stroke of his pen back in January made a request to OPEC+: Please pump more oil!
— Javier Blas (@JavierBlas) August 11, 2021
The Biden administration’s request to OPEC+ to save Americans from the mess created by the Biden administration reportedly has an answer the White House won’t like:
— Reuters (@Reuters) August 16, 2021
OPEC and its allies, including Russia, believe oil markets do not need more oil than they plan to release in the coming months, despite U.S. pressure to add supplies to check an oil price rise, four sources told Reuters.
“Including Russia”? Of course — but they no doubt appreciate Biden basically signing off on their Nord Stream 2 pipeline after doing away with Keystone in the U.S.
But Biden begged! Why would they embarrass him like that??
— Novo Publius (@NovoPublius) August 16, 2021
— Boris Ryvkin (@BRyvkin) August 16, 2021
— Will. Power – dragon🔥🔥 truth bringer (@KIR_bigg50) August 16, 2021
And now OPEC. Does anybody have any respect for this administration? https://t.co/O0HWl3jwYS
— Brian Brantley 🎭⚜️ (@investentropy) August 16, 2021
The American Petroleum Institute and 11 other oil industry trade groups sued the Biden administration for halting drilling auctions on federal lands and waters https://t.co/cn5LMGzQgc pic.twitter.com/xbVAZ7uEMg
— Reuters Business (@ReutersBiz) August 16, 2021