Monday, October 24th, 2016

The U.S. Geo­log­i­cal Sur­vey (USGS) says fracking is not a threat to groundwater in Wyoming. Environmentalists are left looking silly again. Wyoming Governor Matt Mead is hoping science will prevail. Don’t worry. Hollywood is on the case: The fact that Damon and John Krasinski decided to collaborate on an anti-fracking movie called “Promised Land” is […]

Went to the SuperDuperQuick Oil Change shop the other day. My son likes to point at the signs as we drive by after I comment aloud how the car needs an oil change, “Look, it’s only $19.99.” “Yes, but you can never just get an oil change.” I finally surrendered to the 3,000 5,000 omigawdhowmanymiles […]

Latest update we have is that BP spilled 4.9 million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. That’s 205,800,000 gallons of oil. BP now says the well is capped and there will be no more leaks. The Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District, under the control of MIlwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, spilled 2.1 billion gallons of […]

“People are upset with BP CEO Tony Hayward. Over the weekend, he was out on his yacht. When President Obama heard that he was relaxing, he missed a putt.” – David Letterman Print this entry

Former Senator Fred Thompson on Twitter: AG Holder sending team of lawyers to deal w/oil spill. Why? Thought problem was oil rig blew up, not that it got waterboarded. Print this entry

The following is from the Wisconsin Club for Growth Wednesday newsletter. I thought it a timely reminder of the stakes regarding the proposed tax on “big oil”, a tax even Democrats now concede will be passed along to the consumer. Passing Gas For the second straight budget, Governor Jim Doyle included a 2.5% tax on […]

Starting this week the Waukesha Freeman will no longer be posting my column online at Some changes are being made to the website and the opinion columnists are moving behind the subscription wall. Think of it as Conley Select. Or you can still read it on the dead tree version for just 50 cents. […]

Governor Doyle’s tax on “big oil” profits is not likely to pass the legislature. (Will any Democrats apologize to State Representative Bill Kramer now that they are the tools of Big Oil, too?) So the usual suspects are going back to their favorite revenue source: raising taxes directly at the gas pump. Gov. Jim Doyle […]

The Associated Press is reporting the House Democrats are going to let the offshore drilling ban expire. Democrats have decided to allow a quarter-century ban on drilling for oil off the Atlantic and Pacific coasts to expire next week, conceding defeat in a months-long battle with the White House and Republicans set off by $4 […]

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