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  • Gulf oil spill: Katrina on Obama administration's mind

     
    Shortly after President Obama finished a quick, tough-talking trip to Louisiana on Sunday, his press secretary, Robert Gibbs, was asked by reporters if Obama is mindful of the comparisons being made between the administration’s response to the ongoing...
  • Gulf oil spill: Interior secretary says spill 'very, very rare event'

     
    Despite the looming catastrophe in the gulf, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said the administration is not ready to reverse course on the need for off-shore drilling. “There are 30,000 wells that have drilled out in the Gulf of Mexico, and......
  • Gulf oil spill: President Obama arrives in Louisiana [Updated]

     
    President Obama arrived in New Orleans Sunday to observe first hand-hand the damage caused by the Deepwater Horizon oil rig accident as critics faulted efforts by the federal government and oil company BP PLC to contain the growing spill early......
  • Gulf oil spill: Obama faces getting stuck by Morton's Fork

     
    Even as the oil continues its course to the shores along the Gulf of Mexico, the political questions about the disaster continue to grow. Perhaps the most important question -- certainly as far as the Obama administration is concerned --......
  • The details on BP’s dome plan

     
    By Kevin Spear, Orlando Sentinel PENSACOLA — Executives for the oil company trying to plug a well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico provided new details Wednesday of a planned operation so untested they aren't predicting its chances of success. BP PLC...
  • Gulf oil spill: Interior secretary extends drill freeze to Arctic

     
    Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced Thursday that his department would not issue new drilling permits until investigators determine the causes of the Deepwater Horizon accident in the Gulf of Mexico. That review is due to President Obama by May 28......
  • Gulf oil spill: National parks, fish & wildlife directors head to gulf

     
    Interior Secretary Ken Salazar on Sunday dispatched the head of the National Park Service, Jon Jarvis, to Mobile, Ala., and the acting head of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Rowan Gould, to Houma, La., to help with recovery efforts......
  • Salazar: Break up drilling agency

     
    By Jim Tankersley Interior Secretary Ken Salazar will propose splitting the troubled agency that regulates offshore drilling in half, in a bid to improve safety regulation in response to the ongoing oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, an Interior......
  • President Obama's remarks on gulf oil spill

     
    President Obama slams oil executives for finger pointing over the cause of the gulf oil spill....
  • Obama: 'trust' oil execs, but 'verify'

     
    President Obama and Interior Secretary Ken Salazar address the media following a meeting with Cabinet members and administration officials. (AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) By Christi Parsons and Jim Tankersley Angrily condemning "finger pointing" by oil...
  • Gulf oil spill: BP's latest attempt to stop leak encounters problem [Updated]

     
    Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says BP had a problem with its latest attempt to stop the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill but is continuing the effort to stick a mile-long tube into the gusher at the ocean floor. Salazar......