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Many people believe that conservatives aren't conservationists because they believe in free enterprise, when in fact, just the opposite is true. Conservatives believe that by spending less and promoting a free economy, businesses will be forced to develop green products and adopt green production methods due to a rising demand.

Six Reasons Man-made Climate Change Alarmists Lose Credibility
Why conservatives and others are increasingly skeptical of global warming "science."

Why Conservatives are Skeptical of Man-Made Global Warming
6 reasons conservatives remain skeptical about global warming.

High Gas Prices and the War on Oil
A Look at the conservative quest for energy independence.

"Cash for Clunkers" -- Is the "Cash for Clunkers" Program an Artifici…
With Congress set to dump another $2 billion to $3 billion into the "Cash for Clunkers" program, we want to know: Are you involved in the car industry? Are you a consumer who has taken advantage of the program? If so, how has it hurt or helped you? What's your take on its long-term impacts?

Is the "Cash for Clunkers" Program an Artificial Success?
After the initial start-up money for the controversial "Cash For Clunkers" program ran dry, Congress debated whether to restore funding. While the program has been successful, members of Congress must ask each other, "Is the Cash for Clunkers Program really working?"

Benefits of ANWAR -- The Case for Oil Drilling in Alaska
An interview with Buck Wolf, About.com's Guide to Weird News, who visited Alaska in May and heard residents of America's largest state discuss why offshore drilling would be a welcome addition to the economy of "The Last Frontier."

The Politics of Gas Prices
If higher prices don't curtail US gas consumption, shouldn't the US produce more domestic oil, drive down gas prices and create jobs? It might just sell more hybrids than the current crisis.

ConservAmerica.org -- Conservatives for Conservation!
This site is everything conservatives need to know about conservation. ConservAmerica's mission is to take the partisanship away from environmental politics and build a conservative constituency for its protection (they've figured out that when conservatives put their collective minds to something -- they get it done!).

NRCC Tom Cole's E-mail About Democrats Failure to Vote on Lowering Gas Prices
A copy of the e-mail sent by National Republican Congressional Caucus Committee Tom Cole regarding Nancy Pelosi's promise to adjourn Congress without voting on opening US oil drilling.

"What is a Crunchy Conservative?" -- NPR
Check out this awesome book excerpt from Rod Dreher's book, "Crunchy Cons." If nothing else, Dreher proves it is OK to be pro-environment and still be a conservative. His unique brand of conservatism has sparked a movement and is appealing to more and more young conservatives across the country.

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