Guest Host: Steve Roberts

Election year politics fuel new energy tactics in the Congress. Tuesday House Democrats passed a bill to ease the ban on off-shore drilling and increase alternative energy use, while Republicans called the measure a political trick.

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  • Chris Holly reporter, "The Energy Daily"
  • Sara Banaszak senior economist, American Petroleum Institute
  • David Sandalow senior fellow at the Brookings Institution; author "Freedom from Oil;" served as an assistant secretary of state and senior director on the National Security Council staff in the Clinton administration

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