What a hack.

(Politico) — President Barack Obama stepped onto a touchy patch of Republican turf Tuesday with a State of the Union speech calling for sharp increases in oil and natural gas production, even stealing the GOP’s “all of the above” energy slogan.

Under a daily barrage of criticism from GOP White House rivals who say his energy policies have strangled the nation’s economic recovery, Obama turned the tables by touting record levels in fossil fuel production and called for the opening of 75 percent of potential offshore resources.

“This country needs an all-out, all-of-the-above strategy that develops every available source of American energy — a strategy that’s cleaner, cheaper and full of new jobs,” Obama said to rousing applause from Republicans in the House chamber.

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