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  1. President Obama visits oil spill in Gulf of Mexico

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    Sun, 2 May 2010

    President Barack Obama on May 2 visited Venice, La., vowing to do whatever it takes to stop the continuing oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, which he called a "massive and potentially unprecedented environmental disaster."

  2. Compounding the damage

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    Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    similarity between the cancellation of 51 American nuclear reactor builds after the 1979 Three Mile Island meltdown and President Obama 's cancellation of 30 ongoing deepwater drilling programs in the Gulf of Mexico. Those 51 additional nuclear reactors

  1. MARKET WATCH: Crude futures rally in final hour

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    Fri, 23 Jan 2009

    A bearish government report on US inventories of crude and products pushed prices lower before optimism that President Obama will boost the economy triggered a rally during the last hour of trading Jan. 22.

  2. GOP Senators seek to nix Salazar's OCS plan delay

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    Thu, 5 Mar 2009

    Three US Senate Republicans asked President Obama on Mar. 2 to expeditiously complete development of the 5-year OCS plan, which US Interior Sec. Ken Salazar has delayed.

  3. API official calls for end to nearly 6-year Keystone XL permit delay

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    Tue, 16 Sep 2014

    longer than it took to win World War II, to build the Hoover Dam, or to paint the Sistine Chapel, she said. “If President Obama will not exercise leadership on Keystone XL, Congress must act,” Schild declared. Other bills in the package

  4. Watching Government: Bipartisan?—barely

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    Mon, 26 May 2014

    promising. The press release's title read, "Senators Stabenow and Markey lead bipartisan group of 22 senators urging President Obama to consider the impact of large-scale natural gas exports on American manufacturing, families." The release said

  5. Sen. Hoeven submits updated Keystone XL approval bill

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    Mon, 12 May 2014

    of jobs," he said. Separately, American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers Pres. Charles T. Drevna noted, " President Obama has proven time and again that he will employ any stall tactic to avoid advancement of the pipeline, even though

  6. Watching Government: Murkowski's Arctic heat

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    Mon, 24 Feb 2014

    making the Arctic region a higher US priority; greater attention paid by US policymakers; and, in keeping with President Obama 's call for 'national unity of effort' on the Arctic, coordination of operational efforts," he told Murkowski

  7. No major environmental impact from Keystone XL, DOS say

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    Mon, 10 Feb 2014

    change," said Susan Casey-Lefkowitz, international program director at the Natural Resources Defense Council. " President Obama now has all the information he needs to reject the pipeline. This is absolutely not in our national interest

  8. DOS gives federal agencies more time for Keystone XL comments

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    Sat, 19 Apr 2014

    adding, “Delaying a decision until after the November elections is bad public policy.” Drevna continued, “ President Obama could have decided today to allow the pipeline, which has already been extensively studied and found to have little

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