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The United States is losing the energy race not because we are being beaten but because we don’t allow domestic companies to compete. For our nation’s security, for our consumers’ well-being, and for our workers’ continued economic progress, it’s time for Congress to let American companies get in the game. Let the drilling begin.

H. Sterling Burnett is a senior fellow with the National Center for Policy Analysis, a nonpartisan, nonprofit research institute in Dallas.