June 23, 2010 U.S. District Judge Martin Feldman, who sided with the energy industry against the Obama Administration's temporary halt of deepwater drilling, has been criticized for his past oil and gas-related investments.
June 22, 2010 The ruling by a federal judge to end the Obama administration's moratorium on drilling in the Gulf pleases Republicans, but the White House promises an appeal.
June 22, 2010 A federal judge blocked Obama Administration's offshore drilling ban
June 20, 2010 BP Document estimated a 100,000 barrel a day worst-case gusher.
June 18, 2010 Texas Republican Joe Barton's apology for apologizing to BP, over the White House's "shakedown" of the company for its role in the oil spill in the gulf, is playing into Democrats' hands.
June 18, 2010 NPR's "Battleground Poll" not only shows that Republicans may make gains, but also the power of gerrymandered districts in today's political debate.
June 17, 2010 After causing an uproar this morning by accusing the White House of organizing a "$20 billion shakedown" of BP, Rep. Joe Barton is now saying he's sorry.
June 17, 2010 Rep. Joe Barton Apologizes For His BP Apology
June 17, 2010 Rep. Joe Barton's 'Shakedown' Moment
June 16, 2010 The words the president chose to emphasize included "oil," of course. But "clean", "drilling" and "industry" were prominent too.
June 15, 2010 Republicans Accuse President Obama Of Oil-Spill Politics
June 15, 2010 Questions trail President Barack Obama's Gulf Speech
June 15, 2010 President Barack Obama Oval Office Gulf Speech
June 15, 2010 Oil execs grilled on copycat plans