He has supported the Keystone Pipeline and is a critic of what he calls the administration’s “climate change agenda.”
The senator said emissions will be increased worldwide if America’s strict regulations drive the market to seek places without any regulations.
To reduce the deficit, he would cut “bloated bureaucracies” he said, naming the Food Stamp program as a place where government could reduce spending. He criticized the current U.S. administration for the fact that Food Stamps have doubled in recent years.
While Inhofe opposes eavesdropping on innocent citizens, he said he supports intelligence gathering for the purpose of national security, saying it’s important to keep the ability to get information from terrorists.