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Government Official's Associates Reportedly Got Big Contracts After BP Oil Spill

Posted 09.17.2011 | Green

"Spillionaires Revisited: Gov’t Official’s Associates Got Big Contracts After the BP Oil Spill" by Kim Barker, ProPublica Last month, Crai...

The 'Waterboarding' of America

Cyril E. Vetter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cyril E. Vetter

The BP spill has serious national security implications. Had Al-Qaeda blown up a supertanker, the national response would have been more intense by order of magnitude.

Gulf Oil Spill: Conservatives Seek Government Solutions To Problem

AP | EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Ben Brooks, a lawyer and Republican state senator from coastal Alabama, says he's no fan of big government but he expects an aggressive federal respon...

Obama Oil Spill Press Conference: Government In Charge Of Oil Disaster Response

AP/Huffington Post | JENNIFER LOVEN and TOM RAUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama defensively and sometimes testily insisted on Thursday that his administration, not oil giant BP, was callin...