Sunday, May 29, 2011

Administration's Anti-Energy Betrayal

Hot Air/Voices from the Gulf
/-posted at 2:10 pm on May 27, 2011 by Tina Korbe
"A year ago today [May 27], President Barack Obama announced a moratorium on all deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. A knee-jerk reaction to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the moratorium might have made sense for a very brief period — and even that is debatable — but, a year later, the administration continues to punish the Gulf. While the official ban on drilling ended in October, the agency responsible for drilling permits has issued just 1 deepwater permit for truly new activity." [...] Read all