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originally posted by: 200Plus
Our politicians really should have to take a competency test every six months. They are becoming an embarrassment.
On energy, North America is literally -- not figuratively -- the epicenter of energy in the world today. There are more rigs, gas and oil rigs in the United States pumping today than every other nation in the world combined. Combined. North America will account -- meaning Mexico, China and Canada -- for two-thirds of the growth of global energy supply over the next 20 years. By 2018, the United States will be a net exporter of natural gas, and most projections show North America will be totally energy independent by 2020, and the United States shortly thereafter.
Remarks by the Vice President at the John F. Kennedy Forum
So, now North America is Mexico, China, and Canada