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Earth Day and Obama’s 53,300 Gallon Trip


President Obama declared today’s 41st annual Earth Day proof of America’s ecological and conservation spirit—then completed a three-day campaign-style trip logging 10,666 miles on Air Force One, eating up some 53,300 gallons at a cost of about $180,000. And that doesn’t include the fuel consumption of his helicopter, limo, or the 29 other vehicles that travel with that car.  Read more details at USNews.com

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2 thoughts on “Earth Day and Obama’s 53,300 Gallon Trip

  1. Do they fail to see their own hypocrisy, or do they just not care? I don’t think they believe in their own causes; they just want the power and control.

    Posted by Prince of Peeps | April 22, 2011, 3:53 pm
  2. Yes, they know their hypocricy. They pander to what they think will get them re-elected.

    Posted by Liv | April 22, 2011, 8:22 pm

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