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Obama Opening Alaska and Gulf of Mexico to More Oil Drilling

President Barak Obama announced in his weekly radio address last Saturday that he will call for new ways to help reduce the price of gasoline for consumers by expanding US oil production in the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska. Three Pronged Approach Responding to Republican demands to do something to bring down the continuing rise […]

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Oil Companies Still Hurting 2 Months After Drilling Ban Lifted

In response to the April 20, 2010 explosion on the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico, new safety rules were adopted by Congress to help insure that a similar disaster would be less likely to reoccur. Before the new legislation was passed, a total ban on drilling was enforced and a few […]