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Why the Center for American Progress is wrong on LIFO

Jade West, the Senior Vice President-Government Relations for the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors and head of the LIFO Coalition, has written a guest post for Petro Primer: On September 23, the Center for American Progress (CAP) published a report titled The...

/ September 24, 2014

AFPM Launches New Workforce Development Site

Mike McDonnell, President and Chief Executive Officer, TPC Group, Inc., has written a guest blog for Petro Primer on our new Workforce Development Site: Attention future employees – have you heard about the terrific career opportunities in the fuel and...

/ September 16, 2014

Rock On – Turning Energy Into Opportunity

Remember in the 1990s when the tech boom was driving job growth and wealth creation? Pundits referred to it as the “Rock ‘n Roll” economy. Well, guess what? That was the old tech. We’re the new tech. Fracking and other...

/ September 9, 2014

Would you trust environmentalists with your money?

Would you trust environmentalists with your money? That’s what fund managers must ask themselves when pressured to divest of fossil fuel stocks. There is an estimated $5 trillion worth of investments in fossil fuels. Moving these investments to environmentalists-approved industries...

/ September 8, 2014