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Mr. Robinson Goes to Washington

After a week in D.C., his layover at the Atlanta airport must have seemed almost calming. “Gawww-lee,” said Escambia County Commissioner Grover Robinson. “Washington is…

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Buzz: Gulf Coast may not get BP fine money

I’m hearing that the U.S. Senate and House are  balking at the Restore Act – which would guarantee that the majority of the BP fine…

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Settlement possible in BP massive lawsuit

UPI is reporting that there is still a chance BP will reach settlements with the federal government and the affected states before the Feb. 27…

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BP to spend half billion to reinvent itself

BP North America told its marketers and franchisees that it is putting $500 million into marketing in the US over the next two years, in…

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Drill, Maybe, Drill?

With less than two years having passed since the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, nearly 80 percent of Floridians support…

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BP hid potential spill volumes

The trials on the 2010 BP oil disaster are going to reveal what really happened on the Deepwater Horizon rig when it exploded–killing 11 men…

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Oil Spill Restoration Meeting in Gulf Shores

There’s another chance tonight to comment on initial oil spill restoration projects slated for the Gulf Coast. After a holding meetings in Florida earlier this…

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Mother Jones: White House pressured scientists to underestimate BP spill

BP misled the public on the volume of crude spewing from the Deepwater Horizon wellhead into the Gulf of Mexico. They wanted people to believe…

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Health challenges in wake of BP oil disaster

Video on the health challenges faced by Gulf Coast residents in the wake of the BP Oil Disaster:

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