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BP Gulf Spill Problem–Continued

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BP gulf spill problem not addressed?

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A different kind of Republican Conservatism

Remember that last week President Barack Obama met with British Petroleum’s CEO.  When they parted company BP agreed to set up a $20 billion escrow fund to compensate victims of the oil spill. Next day the BP CEO and top … Continue reading

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Oil hits Alabama’s Mobile Bay

Crews begin installing a protective boom across the mouth of Mobile Bay in Alabama May 11, 2010. Oil workers, volunteers and the military have been battling to shut off a gushing oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico and stop … Continue reading

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Giant Plumes of Oil Forming Under the Gulf

Photo credit: Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar visited a wildlife treatment center in Louisiana on Saturday. Jim Wilson, The New York Times. Scientists are finding enormous oil plumes in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico, including one … Continue reading

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Senator Murkowski blocks increasing liability caps on oil companies

Alaska’s senior senator blocked legislation Thursday that would have dramatically increased liability caps on oil companies, in the wake of one of the industry’s biggest disasters. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) objected to a voice vote request by Sen. Robert Menendez … Continue reading

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