From a Democratic [Socialist] Congressman’s web site:
What should we be doing to reduce the price of gas?
Providing incentives for more alternative energy sources and energy efficiency
Investigation of price manipulation by the oil and gas industry and Wall Street investors
Repealing subsidies to profit-rich oil companies and investing in renewable energy and energy efficiency
Increasing fuel economy standards for autos
Drilling in remote, environmentally fragile areas like the ANWAR and the Outer Continental Shelf, including the coast of North Carolina