Last month marked one year since the tragic Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill that devastated America’s Gulf Coast.
In 12 months, no regulatory action was taken to prevent oil companies from repeating this mistake again and again in our fragile oceans.
Instead, Rep. Doc Hastings (R-WA) is ignoring the harsh reality of oil spills and pushing for expanded, hasty, unsafe offshore drilling.
The House of Representatives will vote on the following bills TOMORROW (May 5th, 2011).
Take Action NOW:
Oceana.org recommends that you call your Representative before he or she votes on “Hastings’ Hasty Oil Bills.”
Click here to get the current number of your Representative. Then, use the provided talking points to relay your opposition to HR 1229, HR 1230, and HR 1231.
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