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US Politics & Gov't

Drilling Deeper: The Wealth of Business Connections for Obama's Energy Pick
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Dr Moniz, DOE, energy industry, BP, GE, USEC, conflict of interests, clean energy, environment, fracking, nuclear power, MIT, Sec Chu )

- 931 days ago -
Here's what we know about Moniz's recent involvement with the energy industry: He was on BP's Technology Advisory Council between 2005 and 2011.. As part of the nomination process, Moniz has to fill out a financial disclosure that will become public,>>
Pardon Tim DeChristopher ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, Tim DeChristopher, BP )

- 1527 days ago -
When BP's oil rig blew up, killed eleven people and spewed nearly five million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, not one executive or board member of any of the companies involved spent a single day in jail.
Judge Favored By BP Has Financial Ties to Oil Industry
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Gulf oil spill, Gulf of Mexico, judge, bp, BP Oil Spill, BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, gulf of mexico oil spill, Gulf oil spill disaster )

- 1931 days ago -
The judge that BP wants to hear an estimated 200 lawsuits over the Gulf of Mexico oil disaster gets tens of thousands of dollars a year in oil royalties and is paid travel expenses to industry conferences, financial disclosure forms show.
BP Supervisor Was Fired For Expressing Safety Concerns
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: BP, Oil Spill, cover-up, Regulators, lies, corruption, dishonesty )

- 1934 days ago -
Ken Abbott, a former project control supervisor on BP's Atlantis deepwater oil rig, was fired in 2009 after expressing concerns about the safety of the operation.
BP CEO To Face Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, crime, politics, BP, hearings, economy, americans, usa, news )

- 1939 days ago -
BP's chief executive officer plans to tell Congress that he is devastated by the Gulf oil crisis, and said his company will not stop until the cleanup is done.
Whistleblower Exposes Gross BP Negligence Causing Disastrous Oil "Spill"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, crime, cover-up, government, BP, Offshore Oil Drilling, Gulf Oil Disaster, Corporate Greed, Sustainability, Energy )

- 1980 days ago -
This is the Truth-out article by expert Greg Palast that Just and Marion urged you to read in today's top story in Environment on Care2. BP was contractor for Alaskan Exxon Valdez clean-up, and now with Halliburton BP brought us disaster in the Gulf.

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