The two top topics for debate following President Obama’s speech tonight on the BP oil spill are: (1) how to make BP accountable for their actions, and (2) how this spill influences U.S. energy policy. Comments on each below. Also worth noting a new statistic on BP leak rates. Last week, most estimates said 12-19k
Just saw this on Facebook for first time, guessing it’s been around for a bit. Not sure if it’s photoshopped. So bad it’s almost funny (like most of the BP situation).
Below is a letter President Obama sent out this weekend following his most recent visit to the Gulf to survey the effects of the BP oil spill. Requisite posturing aside, this is truly heartbreaking for those whose livelihoods will be destroyed by this spill. Yesterday, I visited Caminada Bay in Grand Isle, Louisiana — one