Cory Gardner

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Dems In GOP-Leaning House Races May Aid Obama

Republican-leaning areas in states vital to President Barack Obama’s re-election prospects are drawing top-tier Democratic congressional candidates who, even if they lose, could help turn out the vote and boost Obama’s chances of winning a second term.


President Barack Obama is pushing for Congress to develop alternative methods of energy and eliminate tax breaks to oil and gas outlets. (credit: Joshua Roberts/Getty Images)

Obama To Congress: Kill Oil Industry’s Tax Breaks

Pump prices on his mind, President Barack Obama says Congress should kill tax breaks for the oil and gas industry and help develop alternative sources of energy.