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Gulf of Mexico

Obama Administration Found in Contempt of Court

February 3, 2011

Not regarding the administration’s continued implementation of ObamaCare (you know that one’s coming, though), but for the Interior Department’s continued moratorium on deep water drilling permits in the Gulf of Mexico despite a court’s ruling to the contrary!  It’s getting hard to follow this administration’s legal issues nowadays.

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Nature is More Resilient Than We Think

July 29, 2010

60,000 barrels of oil a day gushing into the Gulf of Mexico.  Environmental Disaster.  The worst oil spill in the history of the world.  A disaster beyond epic proportions, which will plague the Gulf for years to come.  We’ve been hearing about this for months now, with no end in sight.  The Federal Government under the [...]

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New Oil Tax in the Works

May 24, 2010

In order to pay for the Gulf oil spill and to punish BP for having the nerve to drill at all, Congress is set to sneak a 32-cent tax per barrel of oil into a larger spending bill as early as tomorrow.  That’s a quadrupling which will, of course, ripple up the chain to your [...]

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