FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Kate Geller, (202) 785-8683 or firstname.lastname@example.org
In tonight’s CNN presidential debate, Perry again claimed his energy plan for expanding oil and gas drilling would create 1.2 million jobs. LCV released the following fact check in response:
Studies claiming that lifting regulation and expanding oil and gas drilling will create over a million jobs have been funded by oil companies.
The same studies project that it will take almost a decade for those jobs to appear.