Post Tagged with: "Louisiana"

October 1, 2010 06:18

Landrieu battles White House for killing drilling jobs

Landrieu blamed the administration’s drilling ban — put in place as administration officials review new federal drilling standards in the wake of the Gulf of Mexico spill — for economically hurting the region more than the spill itself.

September 13, 2010 06:42

States opposed to healthcare overhaul pin hopes on Florida court hearing

Attorneys general from 19 other states joined the Florida suit. They represent Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Indiana, Idaho, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah and Washington.

August 30, 2010 09:19

Why Does Louisiana Think This is Obama’s Katrina?

Jindal told reporters: “The experts all agree, we can end this moratorium before six months. Let’s put our people back to work.”

August 30, 2010 09:11

Five Years After Katrina, Obama’s Drilling Ban Biggest Threat to Gulf Recovery

Five years after Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, both Republican and Democrat officials in Louisiana agree that the Obama administration’s moratorium on deepwater oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico is now that state’s biggest problem. In fact, it was the biggest concern voiced to President Obama Sunday during his speech marking the fifth anniversary of the disaster.

August 28, 2010 17:12

Obama’s job moratorium still hurting Louisiana

Worse than Katrina for oil industry. Rig-Chem Owner Lori Davis breaks down the impact of the administrations drilling ban.

July 23, 2010 05:02

Obama to Louisiana: Drop Dead

Obama’s oil drilling moratorium and budget decisions are destroying the Louisiana economy.

June 21, 2010 13:44

Jindal Sues to Lift Obama Drilling Ban

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) has spent weeks throwing political punches at the Obama administration’s six-month freeze on deepwater oil-and-gas drilling, alleging it will wreak havoc on the region’s already battered economy. Now, Jindal is battling the moratorium in the courtroom, too.

June 18, 2010 04:27

Gov. Jindal frustrated at feds for stalling cleanup

Why does this administration seem to be slowing the cleanup? Is it because they want more pictures of dead birds and dolphins to use in the push for the socialist cap and trade agenda?

June 17, 2010 06:28

Human Events: Obama is Kicking Louisiana’s A**

President Obama is using the tragedy of the oil spill to further his political agenda, all at the expense of Louisiana jobs.

June 16, 2010 05:05

Louisiana leaders say Gulf drilling ban could be worse than oil spill

As the president attempts to curb the nation’s spewing anger over the Gulf oil spill in Tuesday’s national address, leaders and experts in Louisiana say the administration is continuing to strike out.