Post Tagged with: "oil spill"

May 14, 2012 04:19

Did Steven Chu Sabotage BP’s Top Kill Effort Just as It Was Succeeding?

Steven Chu prematurely stopped BP’s efforts before their top kill program had completed its final two steps. – American Thinker

February 9, 2011 07:02

Deepwater Spill Was Just an Excuse

The problem the U.S. faces, of course, is not too much overseas competition per se from adversaries like Cuba or China. It is domestic restrictions and regulations that restrict the nation’s ability to drill for its own oil and natural gas.

October 7, 2010 05:06

Oil spill commission says White House ‘controlled’ information

A commission investigating the response to the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has strongly criticised the White House in a number of areas.

August 16, 2010 05:53

Obama uses his daughter, 9, to promote tourism with swim in Gulf of Mexico… where they stayed just 26 hours

President Barack Obama’s latest beach moment might yet come back to haunt him after he enlisted his youngest daughter for a publicity stunt. In an attempt to show the waters of the Gulf of Mexico, despite the massive BP oil spill, were safe he took the plunge with youngest daughter Sasha in a very carefully controlled photo opportunity. Problem is it wasn’t in the Gulf it was in Alligator Bay which is in St. Andrews Bay.

August 4, 2010 04:37

BP says ‘static kill’ successful

BP says drilling mud pumped into its ruptured Gulf of Mexico well is holding the oil down, a major step towards permanently sealing it. -BBC

August 2, 2010 06:03

‘Beginning of the End’: Crews Prepare to Plug Leak for Good

What will will they use to pass cap and trade now? Engineers are preparing to launch a so-called ‘static kill’ as early as today, shoving mud and perhaps cement into the blown-out Gulf well to make it easier to plug the gusher up forever and end the Summer of the Spill.

July 26, 2010 04:27

The Anti-Drilling Commission

Of the seven members appointed to the commission, not one is a petroleum engineer, and all have long-standing ties to the environmental movement.

July 23, 2010 05:02

Obama to Louisiana: Drop Dead

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

July 19, 2010 05:06

US fears Gulf seabed oil seepage

US officials fear oil may be seeping from the ocean floor near the stricken Gulf of Mexico well, and order BP to submit a plan to lessen wellhead pressure.

July 15, 2010 07:44

Democrats block amendment to ensure press access to oil spill

The public may hear no evil see no evil about Obama and the Democrats seems to be the policy of this ‘transparent’ government. If no one can report on the oil spill is it really there?