Oklahoma governor urges Biden to halt import of Russian oil
March 2, 2022
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt wrote to President Joe Biden on Tuesday, urging Biden's administration to halt the importation of Russian oil and natural gas and embrace domestic production.
In his letter, the first-term Republican also urged Biden's administration to support the construction of more domestic oil and gas infrastructure, including pipelines to transport natural gas to the East Coast.
"The recent events in Ukraine are yet another example of why we should be selling energy to our friends and not buying it from our enemies," Stitt wrote.
The oil and natural gas...