Trump To Sell Half The Strategic Petroleum Reserve | OilPrice.com. Putin's method of becoming the richest man in the world: sell public holdings, buy for himself or cronies at kopeks (or whatever) on the ruble. One of his problems was laundering all that money. Trump helped him out on that. Check out the non-hotel in Azerbaijan far from the Caspar Sea where all the other rich hotels are...check selling stuff far above its value...lots of clues, there.
Obama Bans Drilling in Half of Alaska's 'Petroleum Reserve'
Speaker of the House John Boehner listens as President Barack Obama hosts a bipartisan meeting of Congressional leaders in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, January REUTERS/Larry Downing
Trump Budget Proposes Deep Cuts in Energy Innovation Programs: the spending plan also calls for raising billions of dollars by opening up public lands to oil and gas drilling and selling oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.