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Claire B. Rubin has 38 years of experience as a researcher, consultant, and educator in the fields of emergency management and homeland security.
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Tag Archives: MMS
Feature story in today’s Wash. Post about the MMS. How the Minerals Management Service’s partnership with industry led to failure; Wash. Post, August 24. The story of how a little-known federal agency became an extension of the industry it oversaw … Continue reading
An in-depth article about the peculiar culture in LA regarding oil drilling and the man who dominated the Gulf Office of the Mineral Management Service. [picapp align=”right” wrap=”true” link=”term=oil+industry&iid=9433733″ src=”http://view2.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9433733/economic-and-environmental/economic-and-environmental.jpg?size=500&imageId=9433733″ width=”234″ height=”156″ /]In addition to showing the failings of the … Continue reading
Oil spill highlights conflict-of-interest issue within investigation agency, Washington Post 7/30 David Dykes — the federal regulator now leading his agency’s investigation of the BP oil spill — has spent five years as a senior investigator and office chief enforcing … Continue reading
Latest news this am: Obama’s spill recovery chief will be part-time. Yesterday, I noted his lack of experience with long-term recovery from disaster and today we learn he will keep his existing, demanding job. [picapp align=”right” wrap=”true” link=”term=bp+oil+spill&iid=9156640″ src=”http://view4.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9156640/surface-skimming-for-the/surface-skimming-for-the.jpg?size=500&imageId=9156640″ width=”234″ … Continue reading