CONCORD, NH — Donald Trump’s claims about America’s energy independence during his presidency are false. The truth: Under President Biden, the United States has become more energy independent than anytime since 1950 and is on track to hit a record high that would beat the production levels during Trump’s administration. President Biden is also investing in diversifying America's energy sources and lowering the cost of clean energy to help hard working New Hampshire families.
Here’s how Trump failed to support America’s energy sector:
Net imports of crude oil and petroleum spiked during Trump’s tenure.
Thanks to President Biden, the U.S. is more energy independent than any time in the past 70 years:
There are thousands of unused, approved federal drilling permits that oil companies could be using to increase production.