Obama Slaps McCain on Offshore Drilling


He says during his presser that he vows to keep the moratorium on offshore drilling for oil.

“Believe me – if I thought that there was any evidence at all that drilling could save people money who are struggling to fill up their tanks by this summer or this year or even the next few years, I would consider it. But it won’t. And John McCain knows that.”

Read prepared remarks here.

Earlier: While talking economics with Democratic govs in Chicago, Obama says McCain’s proposal “makes absolutely no sense at all.”

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