Alexander Statement on Administration’s Decision to Release Emergency Oil Reserves

Posted on June 23, 2011

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., released the following statement on the Obama administration’s decision to release 30 million barrels of oil from the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve:  

“If the president really wants to lower gas prices, he should support finding more American oil and using less foreign oil.”