He delivered ‘the goods,’ but his successor aims to do things the senator couldn’t, like open ANWR to drilling.
Party leaders are likely to find congressional freshmen more independent than usual.
The GOP's surprise vice-presidential nominee brings a fresh face to the '08 race.
Readers write about windfall-profit taxes on oil companies.
Depending on their own point of view, they give thumbs up – or down – to Obama's and McCain's energy proposals.