We could be drilling offshore tomorrow, but Bush won';t let us. WHY?

There are 2 bans on drilling oil in the US. in 1981, CONGRESS passed a ban on drilling in FEDERALLY protected areas. This is now federal law. In 1990, Bush Sr. signed and EXECUTIVE order banning offshore drilling at the request of Jeb Bush, and other FLorida republicans. Now congress can change the federal... show more There are 2 bans on drilling oil in the US. in 1981, CONGRESS passed a ban on drilling in FEDERALLY protected areas. This is now federal law.
In 1990, Bush Sr. signed and EXECUTIVE order banning offshore drilling at the request of Jeb Bush, and other FLorida republicans.

Now congress can change the federal law, but they won't. that means no anwar. But congress cannot do anything about executive orders.
However BUSH, with one signature, can recind his fathers executive order, and we can be drilling the next day. why is Bush refusing to allow the US to drill offshore?
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