3.) Energy Superpower
By Eric Vernier (Flickr: Oil war) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Under Trump’s leadership, in 2018, the U.S. surpassed Russia and Saudi Arabia to become the world’s largest producer of crude oil. While this may seem trivial it is actually crucial to national security, if we are too reliant on other nations we may end up having to do their bidding. This is the unfortunate case for some of our allies in Europe, they require the Russian energy supplies to survive.
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