Hear from President Obama on how we're taking action to control our energy future and reduce our dependence on foreign oil.
Rising gas prices affect all Americans -- families and truck drivers feel the pinch at the pump while businesses and farmers see the increased costs impact their bottom line. President Obama recognizes that we have to take action to control our energy future and reduce our dependence on foreign oil. This requires us to harness all of the resources we have available and create a diverse energy portfolio. At 11:20 AM (EST) President Obama will outline his plan to achieve this goal and lead in the clean energy race.
This event has now concluded. You can view the President's speech in its entirety above. Here is the transcript as well.