Post Tagged with: "oil spill"

July 14, 2010 10:20

Was Jesus really green? The new eco theology

“Where would Jesus drill?” That sounds almost like it could be the opening of a tree hugger’s bad joke, but instead it’s the lead in a recent Associated Press story written by John Flesher about a so-called “Green religion movement.”

July 14, 2010 05:35

Sarah Palin on Obama’s lack of leadership

Sarah Palin on the continued disconnect between the American people and President Obama.

July 13, 2010 10:01

Is CNN waking up to the tyranny of the Obama administration?

CNN cries fowl that government won’t allow pictures of oily birds.

July 8, 2010 20:33

Obama loses drilling moratorium appeal

The motion was denied because the government failed to show “a likelihood of irreparable injury if the stay is not granted,” the appeals panel judges wrote in a 2-1 ruling. The government also “made no showing that there is any likelihood that drilling activities will be resumed pending appeal.” Interior Secretary Ken Salazar has said he will soon issue a new order to block deepwater drilling regardless of how the court ruled and oil companies have not resumed drilling due to the legal uncertainties.

July 6, 2010 05:00

Texas Gets Tarred: BP Spill Now Hitting All Gulf States

TEXAS CITY, Texas — More than two months after oil gushing from a blown-out well on the ocean floor first reached Louisiana, the relentless spread of crude has now washed up on every Gulf state after a bucket’s worth of tar balls hit a Texas beach.

July 6, 2010 04:08

A Hapless Administration

As Ronald Reagan understood so well, government is not the solution, it is the problem.

July 5, 2010 05:32

Boehner hits back

Boehner questions President Obama regarding jobs, spending, the financial meltdown, and the Gulf oil spill:

July 2, 2010 05:58

Don’t expect objectivity from this Obama oil spill commission appointee

Francis Beinecke is president of the Natural Resources Defense Council and for several decades has been among the most active environmental legal activists in using court suits and the threat thereof to stop the fossil fuel energy development required to keep the American economy – aka as “the people” – moving.

July 1, 2010 04:45

Blowout Prevention Act—or Oil-Production Prevention Act?

British Petroleum (BP) is to blame for the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history, not the oil industry as a collective entity

June 30, 2010 06:30

Lunatics still in charge of oil spill response

Largest skimmer in the world to wait on bureaucracy. Environmental Protection Agency is worried that some of the 500,000 barrels of oily water sucked up each day by the vessel may contain some traces of oil when placed back in the Gulf.