Veterans, Business Leaders and Consumers in Favor of Offshore Energy Development

Business groups, energy consumers, policy leaders and veterans organizations (Vets4Energy) let their voices be heard that energy exploration and long range planning is critically important to the nation's energy security and will be a huge economic boost to South Carolina.



Black History Month

A small collection of historical moments that Veterans remember during Black History Month.



African-American war heroes through all of America's conflicts

Obviously February is African American History Month, and I wanted to highlight some of my favorite Medals of Honor and other heroes from America's history.



I miss the military

God Bless the USA, our military and their families support our freedoms and way of life.



Strong Voices on National Energy Policy at [Florida] BOEM Hearing Today

Today members of Vets4Energy Florida, Florida Energy Forum, Consumer Energy Alliance and Florida State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosted a press conference to discuss the need for a balanced energy approach that will create new job opportunities, generate revenue and enhance national security while protecting the environment.



Vets4Energy Volunteer Appears before Florida BOEM Meeting

"As a nation, we are stronger and safer when we have our own reliable source of domestic energy supply," said Curtis "CS" Bennett, U.S. Navy veteran and member of Vets4Energy Florida.



Winter Olympics and Ohio Skater Madison Hubbell

Many aspects of Olympic-level competition have taken remarkable strides since the first Winter Olympics in 1924; and it is astounding to see the technology and innovation that have advanced in the Figure Skating world.



Budget deal envisions largest oil stockpile sale in history

In an effort to partially pay for new spending, the budget agreement would sell 100 million barrels of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) in the next decade.



Olympians' military background gives them an edge

There's a notable military presence on the U.S. Olympic bobsled and luge teams. Four bobsledders, three lugers and two coaches are servicemembers.



Oil World Turns Upside Down as U.S. Sells Oil in Middle East

[I]n a trade that illustrates how the rise of the American shale industry is upending energy markets across the globe, the U.A.E. bought oil directly from the U.S. in December...