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Drilling Ban

Chris Christie Fracking Ban: New Jersey Governor Proposes 1 Year Gas Drilling Moratorium

AP | ANGELA DELLI SANTI | Posted 10.25.2011 | Green

TRENTON, N.J. — Gov. Chris Christie has recommended a one-year ban on a natural gas drilling process known as hydraulic fracturing, disappointin...

Offshore Drilling Co. To Judge: Force Feds To Expedite Permit Approval

AP | MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — A federal judge refused Thursday to order government regulators to speed up processing deepwater drilling permit applications now ...

Drilling Ban Hasn't Cost Any Jobs In The Gulf, Feds Say

AP | MATTHEW DALY and ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The deepwater drilling moratorium in the Gulf of Mexico has not increased unemployment in the region, says a new report from the Ob...

Deepwater Drilling Ban Costs 23,000 Oil Jobs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (Associated Press) - The deepwater drilling moratorium in the Gulf of Mexico costs at least 23,000 jobs, according to a federal document th...

Appeals Court Postpones Hearing On Drilling Ban

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (Associated Press) - A federal appeals court has postponed a hearing on an overturned six-month moratorium on deepwater drilling. The mor...

Weekly Mulch: Kicking Our Addiction to AC--Why DC Needs to Step Up

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

Weekly Mulch: Kicking Our Addiction to AC--Why DC Needs to Step Upby Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger This summer, Americans are cranking up the...

WATCH: Arianna And Mary Matalin Cover Both Sides On 'The Joy Behar Show'

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Huff TV

Arianna and her "Both Sides Now" co-host Mary Matalin stopped by the Joy Behar Show" on Tuesday to talk about a number of hot issues, including Genera...

Obama Offshore Drilling Moratorium OVERTURNED By Judge

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- A federal judge struck down the Obama administration's six-month ban on deepwater oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico as rash and ...

Transocean, Deepwater Horizon Owner, Criticizes Obama Drilling Moratorium

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (Associated Press) - The owner of the drilling rig involved in the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico criticized the U.S. government'...

Oil Rig Workers Forced To Job Hunt After Drilling Ban

AP | CAIN BURDEAU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MORGAN CITY, La. — Mr. Charlie has seen the up and downs over the years in the oil patch off Louisiana's coast, but this could be the toughest s...