An Energetic Response to Russia
March 9, 2022
Russia’s attack on Ukraine is an assault on freedom everywhere.
As leader of the free world, the United States must issue a strong response that will isolate Russia – and the world must follow suit. Direct oil and gas sanctions make it clear that the world will not tolerate global aggressors. The Biden Administration can strengthen energy sanctions against Russia by revitalizing our domestic energy production to supply America and our allies.
Oil and gas exports are a key driver of Russia’s economy. The country produces one in ten barrels of oil used worldwide. It is also th...