President Obama has been getting hammered by the G.O.P. and its presidential hopefuls regarding his Administration’s policies that are suffocating the development of domestic fossil fuel supplies, thereby increasing our dependence on foreign oil from unstable sources. Let’s take a look at some data. Here’s what’s been happening to crude oil production in the U.S. since the President took office. It dropped precipitously around August/September of 2008. Since then it’s been rising—OMG!!