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Bush's Energy Plan

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Bush's Energy Plan

Bush's Energy Plan

Bush's Energy Plan

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Mara Liasson reports on President Bush's energy proposal. The plan calls for new domestic drilling for oil and natural gas, and for increasing production at coal-fired and nuclear power plants. Bush's opponents criticize the plan's de-emphasis on energy conservation and say it shows the administration's close ties to the oil industry.