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Oil Spill Disaster – July 6 – conflicts re regulation

[picapp align=”left” wrap=”true” link=”term=bp+oil+spill&iid=9299248″ src=”http://view.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9299248/despite-rise-stock/despite-rise-stock.jpg?size=500&imageId=9299248″ width=”234″ height=”156″ /]To say “It’s complicated” is an understatement when it comes to how to regulate offshore oil drilling.  Obama Decried, Then Used, Some Bush Drilling Policies, WSJ July 5. The Obama administration’s actions in the … Continue reading

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Oil Spill Disaster – June 28- Politics

The rumor around town is that the Republican Governors of the Gulf States have been told not to request a Presidential Disaster Declaration under the Stafford Act to deal with the oil spill.  Now a series of news articles suggest … Continue reading

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