"Actually it was the oil industry itself that blamed Bush for the higher prices.http://www.salon.com/2007/05/24/oil_companies/
The majority of the news media reported it as a problem for Bush, not that it was his fault. Although some did imply blame on Bush. They are doing the same to Obama, saying he has a problem in his hands. Of course, Fox News (which is part of the media) says its Obama's faulthttp://mediamatters.org/research/201202160012. In both cases it was the free market that dictated gas prices not either president."
You're can't be serious???
Bush never said he would bankrupt the coal industry.
Bush never closed down oil rigs in the gulf, sell them to Brazil, then run down and give a speech about how the U.S. will be Brazils biggest customer.