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Oil Drilling Moratorium

Judge Who Overturned Oil Drilling Moratorium Won't Withdraw From Case

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (Associated Press) -- A federal judge who overturned the Obama administration's initial six-month moratorium on deepwater oil drilling has...

Laura Bassett

Offshore Oil Rig Workers Brace for Crippling Job Losses

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As many as 75,000 workers in the Gulf Coast area could lose their jobs as a result of the 6-month moratorium on deepwater drilling and halt on 33 curr...

Bush is the Oil Companies' Scott McClellan

Tom D'Antoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom D'Antoni

Everything out of Bush's mouth concerning oil drilling, oil prices, oil anything should be treated as what it is, a message from the oil companies.

How McCain and Crist Help Big Oil Change the Subject

Alan Fein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Fein

With more concentration of market power in the oil industry, more manipulation of supply, and more profiteering in the absence of competition, the drilling debate is just an attempt to change the subject.