NOAA Director Lubchenco Plays Dumb on Oil Plumes; Aids BP Cover-Up

By: Thursday June 3, 2010 1:00 pm

You and I pay NOAA Director Jane Lubchenco to protect our seas and oceans. And instead, she seems increasingly complicit in BP’s efforts to cover-up the extent of their disaster.


Drill Wherever, Drill Now: Congress’ 30-Day Deadline for Rubber-Stamping Exploration Plans

By: Friday May 21, 2010 2:21 pm

The other day, when Sheldon Whitehouse asked Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar why BP had gotten an exemption from the full-blown NEPA process from which it presumably should have been categorically excluded, Salazar referenced a 30-day deadline from Congress to approve exploration plans. Senator, there has been significant environmental review, including Environmental Impact Statements that [...]

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