Posts Tagged ‘bp’

Over, Maybe

15Jul10

The oil has stopped flowing into the Gulf as BP has begun integrity tests on the new cap. It will take up to a couple of days, they say, to know if the fix will hold. BP PLC said Thursday it began a crucial test in the Gulf of Mexico to determine if a new […]


Clinton Message

15Jul10

Is James Carville only upset about the destruction of his beloved Gulf Coast… “The people here have been so let down, the levees, the Federal government let us down, the MMS colossally let everybody down, now the government after they let us down with MMS failed to regulate these clowns. Now they come in and […]


250 Times

06Jul10

Careful not to respond too rashly, the Obama administration is now experimenting with a super-skimmer known as “A Whale” to see if it can be helpful in sucking oil out of the gulf. Environmental bureaucrats are testing to see if they’re comfortable with the quality of the water the ship spits back into the ocean. […]


Fein Job

05Jul10

Ken Feinberg has been given the job of dolling out payments to those impacted by the Gulf Oil spill from the $20 billion account being set up by BP. For some reason, Feinberg understands the challenges better than the president does. FEINBERG: I’ve taken on this job. I’ve been down in the gulf numerous times. […]


Will oil be the president’s legacy… a legacy of failure?


30 Second Cure

01Jul10

Now that the White House has the Gulf situation fully under control, let’s check in with Billy Nungesser and see how much easier life is as his Louisiana Parish fights the flow. Biden used his short visit to appear on camera with other politicians and eat seafood. Amazingly, Biden refused to meet with Plaquemines Parish […]


Why Rush?

29Jun10

What’s the hurry? The United States is accepting help from 12 countries and international organizations in dealing with the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The State Department said in a statement Tuesday that the U.S. is working out the particulars of the help that’s been accepted. The identities of all 12 countries […]