The Interior Department‘s inspector general says the White House edited a drilling safety report in a way that made it falsely appear that scientists and experts supported the idea of the administration’s six-month ban on new drilling. The inspector general says the editing changes resulted “in the implication that the moratorium recommendation had been peer reviewed.” But it hadn’t been. The scientists were only asked to review new safety measures […]
President Barack Obama is finally doing what he’s been telling Americans to do all summer: He’s spending time with his family on the Gulf Coast. His toe-dip of a visit is less a relaxing, presidential vacation than it is an all-inclusive business trip. In fewer than 27 hours in Panama City, Fla.
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The Press has to stay away from the Gulf Spill 65 feet from any area the Coast Guard determines… The press might impede progress… oh like when the President visits? Effectively reporting on the Gulf oil spill is now a Class D felony, punishable by a fine of up to $40,000. That’s right, the most transparent administration in history has made it a felony, effective July 1, to get within […]
In an attempt to look like a strong tough President Obama fires (really accepted his resignation) General McChrystal. Obama’s PR team was obviously on board by having McChrystal come to the White House to divert attention from failures in the Gulf of Mexico. President Obama ousted his top commander in Afghanistan Wednesday after officials determined that comments he and his staff made in a Rolling Stone magazine article amounted to […]
The Mainstream media shows it’s bias once again. In an interview with White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel on ABC program, “This Week” Emanuel tells BP CEO Tony Hayward: Stay out of PR as pictures arise of him in a Yacht race just a day after he was relieved from the Oil Spill response. Comparatively, The POTUS, who said he would not rest until the oil spill was contained, is catching some Links with little criticism from the Media
Surprised the Mainstream Media makes no value judgments on President Obama attending a Baseball game with his Chicago White Sox Playing the Washington Nationals Pitcher Strasburg. President Bush was out right ridiculed for Playing Golf during his presidency. Bush stopped playing due to the criticism… But since the Biased media hasn’t lashed out at the current President, Obama seems justified to Watch a Baseball game after vowing to not rest […]
What Took So Long? Over the past 58 days since the Deepwater Horizon rig exploded tragically killing 11 workers, President Obama and his administration have dithered while the worst ecological disaster in American history has unfolded, wreaking environmental and economic havoc up and down the Gulf Coast. Leadership from this White House has been severely lacking. Since April 20th when this catastrophe began, President Obama has made the time to […]
Portraying the BP oil spill in warrior terms as a “siege” to be fought on the Gulf of Mexico, President Obama offered a general plan with few new specifics for the battle. In his first Oval Office address, Obama detailed his administration’s response to the disaster, much of it already in place, and called for the passage of comprehensive energy legislation. “Make no mistake:We will fight this spill with everything […]
Update: Fire is now out, No Injuries, but Oil capture has stopped. BP PLC said the fire was spotted around 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday on a drill ship called the Discoverer Enterprise. The fire was quickly extinguished. BP says were no injuries, and all procedures were followed and, as a precaution, a system siphoning oil from a containment cap above the well was shut-down. BP says the capture operation is […]