This is from
Obama and Chu want Americans to pay European gas prices.
They want us to drive the worthless electric cars like the Volt.
They want to have high speed rail.
Lots of America can not have rail service due to geography.

“No, the overall goal is to decrease our dependency on oil, to build and strengthen our economy. We think that if you consider all these energy policies, including energy efficiency, we think that we can go a long way to becoming less dependent on oil and [diversifying] our supply and we’ll help the American economy and the American consumers.”