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Read the Govt’s Report Blasting Drilling Regulators on Ethics, Drugs and Porn

Read the Govt’s Report Blasting Drilling Regulators on Ethics, Drugs and Porn


Ken Salazar on BP, regulations, and MMS When news of the Gulf oil spill first broke, we wondered if previously reported problems at the Minerals...
By Pro Publica  |  May 25, 2010
Whistleblower Sues to Stop Another BP Rig From Operating

Whistleblower Sues to Stop Another BP Rig From Operating


BP Atlantis Whistleblower Ken Abbott: Interior Dept Aware of Safety ProblemsA whistleblower filed a lawsuit today to force the federal government to halt operations at...
By Pro Publica  |  May 17, 2010
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Cape Wind: It’s Complicated

Thousands of years ago, the terrain beneath what is now Nantucket Sound was dry, and populated by the ancestors of the Wampanoag people, who continue to revere it.
Obama gave the project a green light, but now the real fight begins.
By VALERIE VANDE PANNE  |  May 07, 2010
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Might as well jump

Last Thursday, Patrick Kennedy of Rhode Island — the last of his legendary clan in Congress — announced that he will not run for re-election.
Recent retirements of key democrats paints a picture of a powerful Republican rogue wave forming. So why are a number of high-profile Republicans leaving office too?
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  February 19, 2010
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The Mighty Wind

The Rhode Island recession, among the worst in the country, has become something of a national curiosity: how could such a little state be in such big trouble?
New England is answering Obama's clarion call and beginning to harvest its most viable renewable energy source. In Rhode Island, can Deepwater also blow life into our ailing economy?
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  August 21, 2009

Changing the DC climate

MEET OBAMA'S GREEN DREAM TEAM
MEET OBAMA'S GREEN DREAM TEAM
By MIKE MILIARD  |  December 17, 2008