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Video: Transportation Secretary Claims Biden’s Actions Haven’t Contributed To Gas Price DOUBLING

“Pete Buttigieg is a disgrace. He’s not even doing the bare minimum to fulfill his job requirements.”

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In an interview with ABC News Sunday, Joe Biden’s Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg claimed that it is incorrect to say that Biden’s actions haven’t helped stave off gas prices rises.

During a conversation about rampant inflation, Buttigieg told George Stephanopoulos “I don’t think it’s correct to say [Biden’s action] hasn’t made any difference at all” on gas prices, despite the fact that Biden himself admitted this months ago.

Buttigieg further claimed that Biden tapping the strategic petroleum reserve helped to “Stabilise global oil prices,” and that the price of gas is not “set by a dial in the Oval Office.”

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On Friday, Fox host Tucker Carlson noted that “The price of diesel is now hit its highest price ever recorded in history. The national average is up 70% since just last year. It’s now $5.53 a gallon.”

Carlson noted that “Diesel fuel is what makes transportation possible in this country,” and as such should be Buttigieg’s primary concern.

“So, what is the transportation secretary, Pete Buttigieg, doing about this? Working feverishly to fix it? No.” Carlson explained, adding “Working feverishly on the equity agenda, their only concern. So, vaccine mandates sent the airlines into turmoil without saving a single life. Now, the administration is demanding that airlines hire fewer White pilots and fewer White air traffic controllers, because that was the real problem, because skin color somehow is related to aeronautical skill. And airlines are doing it. United has announced that 50% of its company’s pilots will be ‘women or people of color’ over the next decade.”

Carlson also pointed out that “in November, [Buttigieg] told Americans in rural areas, the poorest parts of this country, to go ahead and buy electric vehicles. Get a Prius even though they cost more than 50 grand.”

“In that same month, of course, he reminded us that our highways are racist.” Carlson continued, referring to Joe Biden’s $2.5 trillion infrastructure spending spree which included $20 billion earmarked for actually destroying highways because they have been deemed to be racist.

Carlson also noted that Buttigieg has spent time recently “lecturing you about abortion, a topic that doesn’t really have anything to do with him on any level.”

“Even as our transportation systems are falling apart, and that’s not an overstatement, he’s busy going to policy conferences, telling you the real problem in this country is the Supreme Court ruling on abortion,” Carlson reiterated.

“Pete Buttigieg is a disgrace. He’s not even doing the bare minimum to fulfill his job requirements. Pete Buttigieg should resign, at least,” the host concluded.

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    German Government Thinks Russian Gas Pipelines Could Have Been Deliberately Sabotaged

    Either Ukrainian attack or a Russian false flag.

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    Tagesspiegel newspaper reports that a sudden loss of pressure in three natural gas pipelines between Russia and Germany is likely to have been a “targeted attack” carried out by either Russia or Ukraine.

    Pressure in the Nord Stream 2 undersea gas pipeline dropped from 300 to 7 bars on Sunday night, followed by a similar occurrence in Nord Stream 1’s on Monday afternoon.

    The sudden drop of pressure in the Nord Stream 2 pipeline may also have caused a gas leak near the island of Bornholm in the Baltic Sea, a situation being monitored by Danish authorities.

    An anonymous source told Tagesspiegel that German authorities “can’t imagine a scenario that isn’t a targeted attack,” and that their assessment has concluded, “Everything speaks against a coincidence.”

    The attack had to be deliberate because it would have been carried out by special forces, navy divers or a submarine which were able to reach the bottom of the sea.

    The German government believes Russia could have sabotaged its own pipelines as a “false flag” attack to blame it on Ukraine and drive EU energy prices even higher, an outcome that would pile more pressure on European governments.

    The attack could also have been carried out by “Ukraine-affiliated forces” to weaken Russia’s critical infrastructure.

    “We are in the process of clarifying the situation here,” a government spokeswoman for the federal ministry of economics told the newspaper. “We don’t currently know what caused the pressure drop.”

    Nord Stream 2 was recently completed and was set to “double the volume of gas flowing from Vyborg, Russia, under the Baltic Sea to Germany,” the Guardian reports.

    Large protests have taken place in major European cities in recent weeks, with demonstrators urging their governments to accept Russian gas to alleviate the cost of living crisis.

    “Nord Stream 2 has been literally just sitting there jam-packed with gas ready to be turned on at any moment and deliver billions of dollars worth of dirt cheap Russian gas every year,” writes Chris Menahan.

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    Videos: Biden Celebrates ‘Inflation Reduction Act’ As Stock Market Tanks Due To Rising Inflation

    It doesn’t get more Orwellian than this

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    CNN and other news networks broadcast a split screen of Joe Biden ‘celebrating’ the passage of his ‘Inflation Reduction’ Act while the Dow Jones simultaneously tanked to its lowest point for two years on the news that inflation is still at record highs.

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    The Dow Jones fell by over 1,200 points and the S&P 500 fell more than 4% on Tuesday following the August CPI report, which highlighted how inflation rose by 0.1% despite gas prices reducing slightly.

    The inflation rate in August was 8.3% according to the report.

    The report also found that wages are down 2.8% and energy prices surged 15.8%, the biggest rise in four decades.

    Grocery prices are up 13.5% from last year and are at their highest for 43 years.

    Some Americans can’t even afford to buy food and are turning to ‘buy now pay later’ desperation:

    Yet the White House describes this as “welcome moderation”:

    The Press Secretary also claims that the inflation report shows “progress in bringing inflation down.”

    Did someone give her the wrong report?

    No, she’s just flat out lying again:

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    German Foreign Minister Says Support For Ukraine Will Continue “No Matter What Voters Think”

    War will be prolonged at the expense of her own citizens.

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    Despite soaring energy prices that threaten the stability of the country, Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock said she would continue to support Ukraine “no matter what German voters think.”

    Baerbock made the remarkable comments during an event in Prague yesterday organized by the NGO Forum 2000.

    “If I give the promise to people in Ukraine – ‘We stand with you, as long as you need us’ – then I want to deliver. No matter what my German voters think, but I want to deliver to the people of Ukraine,” she said.

    The German official said that such an approach would not change even if large numbers of people were out in the streets protesting against crippling energy bills.

    “We are facing now wintertime, when we will be challenged as democratic politicians. People will go in the street and say ‘We cannot pay our energy prices’. And I will say ‘Yes I know, so we help you with social measures.’ But I don’t want to say ‘Ok then we stop the sanctions against Russia.’ We will stand with Ukraine, and this means the sanctions will stay also in wintertime, even if it gets really tough for politicians,” said Baerbock.

    The comment is a fairly stunning admission that world leaders are intent on prolonging the war for as long as possible, no matter how much it harms the countries they are supposed to represent.

    Germans face one of the worst cost of living crises in Europe, with governments arranging ‘warm up spaces’ in major cities where people who can’t pay their bills will go to avoid freezing to death, with blackouts expected.

    Citizens have already exhausted supplies of electric heaters, firewood and stoves in many areas as they prepare for energy rationing this winter, while inflation in Germany just hit its highest level in almost 50 years.

    Those planning to protest against the situation have also been demonized as domestic extremists by the authorities.

    As we reported last month, the interior minister of the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), Herbert Reul (CDU), outrageously suggested Germans who may be planning to protest against energy blackouts were “enemies of the state” who want to overthrow the government.

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