“It was only natural,” he said.

    “I thought we were going to be in a much better position.”

    The next year, the Obama administration imposed new rules that put limits on drilling, but in a move that many saw as an effort to curb oil and gas production, the government exempted some drilling permits from such restrictions.

    “It didn’t feel good,” he added.

    Oil and gas were still plentiful and the country was still recovering from the oil shock of the past decade. “

    By 2017, the boom had slowed.

    Oil and gas were still plentiful and the country was still recovering from the oil shock of the past decade.

    “We went through this whole period of boom, boom and bust. “

    The oil bust wasn’t a natural disaster,” said Stephen R. Schoell, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and the author of The Oil Shock: How the Energy Revolution Betrayed the American Dream.

    “We went through this whole period of boom, boom and bust.

    And then we went through a downturn that is much worse.”

    The downturn was triggered by the failure of a global commodity market crash in late 2015.

    The crash’s impact was felt everywhere from the U.S. and the world to China and Europe.

    As oil prices slumped, the U

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