User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


-5° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

SD Sen. Johnson Says US Needs Broad Energy Policy

March 7, 2012, 12:08 PM

SD Sen. Johnson Says US Needs Broad Energy Policy
PIERRE, SD -

South Dakota Sen. Tim Johnson says the nation must take a broad approach to solving energy problems and holding down gasoline prices.

In a telephone press conference with South Dakota reporters, the Democratic senator says Republican presidential candidates are wrong to suggest that President Barack Obama is not doing enough to encourage an expansion of domestic oil production.

Johnson says oil production and drilling have increased during Obama's time as president. The senator says the U.S. cannot solve its oil problems by drilling because the nation has only 2 percent of the world's reserves.

Johnson says rising oil prices are due to global market forces and instability in some oil-producing countries.

He says the U.S. must focus on using energy efficiently and on developing ethanol and other renewable fuels.

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

Stroller Recall Due To Amputation Hazard

11/20/2014 9:45 AM

More than four million strollers sold in the United States are part of a recall.

Full Story
Alco To Close Stores Across South Dakota

11/21/2014 2:03 PM

Several South Dakota cities will soon have one less store.

Full Story
South Dakota Malls Will Open On Thanksgiving

11/21/2014 11:41 AM

Shoppers no longer need to stay up all night to get Black Friday deals.  More stores are opening on Thanksgiving, closing overnight and then reop...

Full Story
Vern Eide Pays It Forward For Thanksgiving

11/22/2014 6:34 PM

Closer to home, families are out buying turkeys as we are less than a week away from Thanksgiving.

Full Story
Sioux Falls Scandinavian Store To Close

11/20/2014 3:30 PM

Holsen Hus, a Scandinavian store on Phillips Avenue in Sioux Falls is closing at the end of the year.

Full Story


Events