Browsing All posts tagged under »Gulf Oil Spill«

Obama’s hype exposed; Gulf oil spill good for fish

November 17, 2010 by


By Andrew Bolt President Barack Obama mercilessly hyped the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico: Already, this oil spill is the worst environmental disaster America has ever faced.  And unlike an earthquake or a hurricane, it’s not a single event that does its damage in a matter of minutes or days.  The millions […]

Throw Carol Browner Under the Bus

November 13, 2010 by


By Michelle Malkin Energy czar Carol Browner needs to go the way of disgraced green jobs czar Van Jones: under the bus and stripped of her unbridled power to destroy jobs and lives in the name of saving the planet. ASAP. One of the Beltway’s most influential, entrenched and unaccountable left-wing radicals, Browner has now […]

Circumventing Cap And Trade With Another Bad Energy Bill

July 15, 2010 by


By Nicolas Loris In the midst of a crisis in the Gulf, some Senators are making a final push to pass energy and climate legislation this year. Senators John Kerry (D–MA) and Joe Lieberman (I–CT) are introducing a scaled-back version of their original cap-and-trade bill but still want to maintain a carbon cap. Senate Majority […]

Reaching Honest Answers On The Oil Spill

July 4, 2010 by


By Nicolas Loris Since President Obama took office, there has been very little wiggle room for Members of Congress to reach a bipartisan agreement. This week the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee granted the President’s push for bipartisanship, ironically by creating a bipartisan oil spill commission that would compete with the Administration’s Obama-appointed one. […]

Giant Cleanup Ship Met With Puny Response From Bureaucrats

June 29, 2010 by


By Ernest Istook After our government claimed that we did not need or could not obtain larger ships to skim the Gulf oil spill, a giant-capacity skimming ship has arrived in U.S. waters.  Yet our government has us wondering whether it will permit the ship to join the cleanup effort. The problem is not simply […]

Why Wasn’t BP Better Prepared? The Government

June 25, 2010 by


By Nicolas Loris. One of the reoccurring questions surrounding the Gulf oil spill is why there wasn’t better technology in place to cap the leak and contain the slick. Although the rigs are equipped with a blowout preventer, which failed, many are wondering why other preventative mechanisms were not readily available. Technologies that typically take […]

Feds Continue To Block Oil Spill Cleanup

June 24, 2010 by


By Nicolas Loris. If there were ever a time to pull out the Ronald Reagan quote “The nine most terrifying words in the English language are: ‘I’m from the government and I’m here to help,” it would be here and now with this oil spill. Either no one’s in charge or everyone is. Either way, […]