Zineb Riboua’s explanation highlights the importance of Trump’s US Energy Program in the shape of US’ domestic and foreign policy. She wrote :
President Donald J. Trump promised during his 2016 Campaign that he is eager to make the U.S. not only an Energy independent state but also a dominant one. Marking, therefore, the trait of his “Make America Great Again” slogan by promoting energy as a national security matter. U.S. presidents have always put in their political agendas a plan to make the United States energy-independent but couldn’t proceed entirely in establishing it for various reasons. As Ronald Reagan declared: “I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. The U.S. Geological Survey has told me that the proven potential for oil in Alaska alone is greater than the proven reserves in Saudi Arabia,”.