27 Apr 2012

Republican floats measure calling on official to resign over crucify remarks

The resolution marks the latest push by Republicans in Congress to put pressure on EPA Administrator Armendariz to step down. Rep. Jeff Landry (R-La.) introduced a House resolution Friday calling on an Environmental Protection Agency official to resign over 2010 comments...
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27 Apr 2012

House GOP wants to haul EPA official before Congress over ‘crucify’ comments

House Energy and Commerce Committee Republicans want an Environmental Protection Agency official to testify on his 2010 comments comparing enforcement of air pollution laws to crucifixion. Republicans pounced this week on EPA Region 6 Administrator Al Armendariz’s comments soon...
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27 Apr 2012

Int’l Business Times: Industry Group Releases Suggestions For Natural Gas Development In Marcellus Shale

April 26, 2012 In the News, Newsroom Int’l Business Times: Industry Group Releases Suggestions For Natural Gas Development In Marcellus Shale By Pierre Bertrand “This infrastructure is vital to obtain the economic and energy security benefits from this abundant natural resource,”...
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27 Apr 2012

News bites: ConocoPhillips to pay millions for China oil spill

ConocoPhillips and China National Offshore Oil will pay $360 million over a 2011 oil spill, Bloomberg reports. The Associated Press reports on the Tennessee Valley Authority: “Former Tennessee Valley Authority chairman S. David Freeman says the federal utility should ‘just...
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27 Apr 2012

EPA chief: ‘Crucify’ comments from official are ‘disappointing’

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson on Friday said an agency official’s 2010 comments comparing enforcement of clean-air laws to crucifixion are “disappointing.” But Jackson declined to say whether the official would be fired or face any disciplinary...
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