Sure, what does a multi-milllionaire, son-of-privilege, 1%er care if the rest of us can’t afford to fill up our gas tank? Joe III comes from a long line of creepy rich people, though I did like John and Robert despite some of their less-than-stellar behaviors.
Taxachusetts is going to love Joe Kennedy III. Now that gas is pushing $4 to $5 dollars a gallon, he wants us to pay MORE. To make it worse, he cites, deceitfully I might add, that Republican and Democratic Presidents alike wanted the same thing (outside of Obama, they wanted less dependence on foreign oil).
Like father, like son. Remember when Joe II made that creepy deal with Chavez for the oil-for-the-poor program? If his dad can make a deal with the devil, you can’t expect much more from the son.
Daily Caller…As gas prices continue to soar around the country, Joe Kennedy III, the Democratic candidate for Rep. Barney Frank’s seat, wrote an online letter to supporters calling for an end to “cheap oil.”
“Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, Bush, Clinton, Bush, Obama — they’ve all talked about the same thing: the need to wean ourselves off our debilitating dependence on foreign oil,” Kennedy wrote.
“The cycle that allows cheap oil to trump tough choices has to stop,” he continued. “Forty years is enough.” Read more….