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Vitter slams admin for misleading oil drilling permit stat - TheDC

In a letter sent to Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and BOEMRE Director Michael Bromwich, Louisiana Sen. David Vitter points out conflicting DOJ stat on number of permits

Court rules feds can stall on drilling permit approvals - TheDC

A federal appellate court has said Interior Secretary does not have to comply with a previous court order to act on drilling permits in 30 days

Government report shows U.S. oil, natural gas reserves largest in world - TheDC

Amidst rising gas and oil prices, a new report released Thursday shows the U.S. leads China, Russia and others in fossil fuel supply

Obama's energy agenda: a 1970s repeat? - TheDC

The unrest in the Mid-East combined with Obama’s energy agenda are causing some to question whether the U.S. is heading toward another crisis

Congress launches counteroffensive to Obama's war on fossil fuels - TheDC Opinion

A bipartisan coalition in Congress is finally pushing back against the president’s progressive energy agenda.

Salazar appeals to court in attempt to delay movement on Gulf drilling permits - TheDC

The Interior Secretary is fighting back against a court order to act on permitting oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico

Sen. Mary Landrieu confronts Interior Secretary Salazar on drilling - TheDC

The frustrated Louisiana senator grilled Salazar face to face Wednesday on his agency’s position on deep-water drilling

Salazar in deep water with both sides of drilling debate - TheDC

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar feels heat from both drilling advocates and environmentalists after issuing the first deep-water permit since last April

Deep drilling resumes... finally - TheDC

Cracking under political pressure, Salazar issues first deep-water permits in Gulf

EPA moving unilaterally to limit greenhouse gases - AP

The administration announces plans for developing new emissions standards over the next year

LCG prediction: GOP will win back House and Senate - TheDC

CEO of Lombardo Consulting Group predicts GOP wave will be huge

S.E. Cupp's Diary: Election Edition! - TheDC

This year’s midterms elections — historically snoozefests or geek rallies — have been anything but boring. In fact, they’ve been downright hilarious!

Are conservatives "anti-science"?

Conservatives don’t oppose science, they oppose the politicized predictions that scientists make.

TheDC Analysis: Offshore drilling moratorium's end is way overdue - TheDC

Botched government handling of BP oil leak marked by misguided drilling ban’s very existence

Judge on drilling ban: second verse, same as the first - WSJ

Decision strikes down second federal attempt at oil-drilling moratorium, noting it’s fundamentally the same as first challenge

Colorado Senate race a toss-up - Rasmussen Reports

Poll: Republican Ken Buck narrowly leads incumbent Democrat Michael Bennet by just three points

New senators want to change way Senate works - AP

New members, especially Democrats eager to fulfill their election promises, complain about how the founders intended the Senate to work

With BP spill under control, US looks at drill ban - AP

Four months after the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon, regulators have only started to make good on promises to overhaul drilling

Buck, Bennet win Colorado Senate nominations - AP

Bennet defeated former state Rep. Andrew Romanoff, and Tea Party favorite Buck defeated establishment candidate Jane Norton

Drilling moratorium is 'unlikely' to be extended past 6 months - CNN Wire

Michael Bromwich is unsure on how to deal with deep water drilling in the gulf of mexico, but he is not sure that extending the drilling moratorium is the right answer