When we import Russian gas, we give Vladimir Putin cash.
Russia violated the sovereignty of a neighboring nation in a move unlike anything Europe has seen since World War II. This should be a wake up call for President Biden and European countries to recognize that their energy policies have weakened the West and encouraged Putin’s nuclear saber rattling.
In order to counter Russia, the Biden Administration must work to put America first. This means making America energy independent and ending reliance on oil and gas from Russia. That’s what we should have heard from President Biden in his State of the Union address, but instead we got nothing but hollow words - all talk, no action.
I break this week down on this week’s Week in Review.