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MAGA: 1 Billion Barrels of Oil Discovered off US Coast1m21s

MAGA: 1 Billion Barrels of Oil Discovered off US Coast

MAGA: 1 Billion Barrels of Oil Discovered off US Coast British Petroleum announced this week that it had identified a drilling area capable of producing 1 billion barrels of oil in the Gulf of Mexico. The discovery was made thanks to what the company referred to as “recent BP breakthrough in seismic imaging” used for oil exploration. In a news release, BP announced it expected to grow its gulf production to around 400,000 barrels of oil per day in the next decade. CNBC reported that BP is scheduled to start production on the new find in 2020 with eight new wells that will add 38,000 barrels per day to BP’s production in the area, which is off the coast of Louisiana. However, an energy columnist for Forbes cautioned that elation over U.S. oil production might be premature. Neverthess, he wrote, things are heading in the right direction.

Kamala Harris Will Seek 2020 Democratic Nomination, Sources Say1m22s

Kamala Harris Will Seek 2020 Democratic Nomination, Sources Say

Kamala Harris Will Seek 2020 Democratic Nomination, Sources Say 2019 may just be starting, but the 2020 election season is in full swing as Sen. Kamala Harris has decided to throw her hat into the ring to be the 2020 presidential nominee for the Democratic Party. While sources say that the plan to announce the campaign will be later on in January, some critics say she needs to just go ahead and announce her candidacy. In December, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren announced she was forming an exploratory committee before she formally announces her candidacy. Other potential candidates for the Democratic nomination include former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Cory Booker, Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Rep. Beto O’Rourke.

Former ICE Director On Ocasio-Cortez: 'Every Time She Opens Her Mouth She’s Wrong1m20s

Former ICE Director On Ocasio-Cortez: 'Every Time She Opens Her Mouth She’s Wrong

Former ICE Director On Ocasio-Cortez: 'Every Time She Opens Her Mouth She’s Wrong Former Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Tom Homan called Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez an “embarrassment” “Every time she opens her mouth she’s wrong,” Homan said. Homan said the blame lies with Democrats for refusing to close immigration loopholes and encouraging illegal entry into the country. “You want to blame somebody for deaths in custody, then blame the Democrats who refused to close the loopholes that caused these families to come in the first place,” he said. He also said Ocasio-Cortez should be grateful to ICE and offer them a “thank you” for cleaning up the streets of New York. We actually arrest a lot of human rights violators,” Homan said.

Infamous Drug Lord's Brother Attempts To Raise $50 Million To Impeach Trump1m26s

Infamous Drug Lord's Brother Attempts To Raise $50 Million To Impeach Trump

Infamous Drug Lord’s Brother Attempts To Raise $50 Million To Impeach Trump The brother of slain Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar has started a GoFundMe campaign to raise money to impeach President Donald Trump. The campaign was looking to raise upwards of $50 million, but it had been pulled by the platform on Wednesday pending more investigation, according to TMZ. The GoFundMe page said the Escobar family was “holding dirty secrets” about the president as well as his family and other associates, according to TMZ. TMZ reported that as part of the campaign, Escobar said, “I am the brother of a Latino hero, I have eliminated many people from power. Trump will be impeached,” However, the Escobar, Inc., company, run by Roberto Escobar, started an additional Impeach Trump Fund website. The site claims to have over 100,000 followers. It has only four followers on Twitter,. about 2,300 on Facebook, and about 76,000 on Instagram. While the site claims to have raised over $1 million in funds, its unclear how much has actually been raised.

Trump Admin Working Hard To Change Bill Gates' Mind1m49s

Trump Admin Working Hard To Change Bill Gates' Mind

Trump Admin Working Hard To Change Bill Gates' Mind Members of the Trump administration are actively working to convince Bill Gates to relocate his now-scrapped nuclear reactor project in China over to the United States. “We hope we can work with them and bring them back,” said Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette in an exchange with reporters on Monday. Brouillette revealed that the Energy Department has held “several conversations” with Gates “That was a concern of theirs and a reason they went to a different country,” Brouillette explained of the arduous permitting rules in the U.S. which originally prompted Gates to pick China. Gates — a billionaire business magnate known for launching Microsoft — is the founder and chairman of TerraPower, a nuclear reactor design company with 180 employees and headquartered in Bellevue, Washington. If successful, the new design could revolutionize the U.S. nuclear fleet, which has suffered a steady decline in recent years Bill Gates U.S. lawmakers, for their part, have acknowledged the need to update the country’s nuclear energy regulations, and have taken action. In the waning days of December, Congress passed The Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act by wide margins in both chambers. With the end game of making the development and commercialization of nuclear technology more affordable. If signed by President Donald Trump, the bill could make nuclear projects, like the one Gates is spearheading, easier to accomplish.