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I can never pass up a chance to post anything that ridicules Tea Party Senator Pat Toomey (R. PA): http://www.theonion.com/articles/exxonmobil-chevron-locked-in-bidding-war-to-acquir,36561/?...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 05:47 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Five Texas lawmakers have accepted more than $7,600 in corporate-funded “scholarships” to cover the cost of air fares, hotel rooms and other travel expenses to attend meetings of the American ...
by JayRiestenberg
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2014 at 11:24 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
I am posting this SierraRise alert on behalf of Jim Hines, the Sierra Club's Los Padres Chapter Conservation Chair in Ventura, CA. Beautiful -- but threatened. I never get tired of watching ...
by Nathan Empsall SierraRise
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2014 at 09:25 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Do you think Big Oil execs treat their homes like they treat the rest of the world? Probably not.
by thefarleftside
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jun 25, 2014 at 12:54 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog Heather Zichal, former Obama White House Deputy Assistant to the President for Energy and Climate Change, may soon walk out of the government-industry revolving door to ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jun 20, 2014 at 11:23 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog When Richard Revesz, Dean Emeritus of New York University Law School, introduced Howard Shelanski at his only public appearance so far during his tenure as ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2014 at 08:57 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog On Friday May 30, just a few days before the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced details of its carbon rule proposal, the Obama Administration awarded ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2014 at 06:07 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
For the fifteenth time in as many years, shareholders of Exxon Mobil Corporation voted down a proposed resolution which would have added "sexual orientation" to their non-discrimination policy. ...
by jgilhousen
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed May 28, 2014 at 05:18 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Wed May 07, 2014 at 9:30 AM PT : Here's the audio: Along with elected Republicans, I'm one of the few remaining members of Rush Limbaugh's listenership. I'm convinced that he owns the most ...
by Mike Stark
Comment Count 118 comments on Tue May 06, 2014 at 07:06 PM PDT with 176 Recommends
Unites States adds to the list of "surgical sanctions" targeting Russian elites. Why haven't the sanctions been tougher and imposed more widely? Kert Davies ( The Climate Investigations Center ) ...
by Mike Stark
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Apr 30, 2014 at 02:04 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog On March 29, 2013, ExxonMobil‘s Pegasus tar sands pipeline ruptured inMayflower, Arkansas, sending hundreds of thousands of gallons of diluted bitumen (“dilbit”) ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Apr 28, 2014 at 06:55 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog During his two-day visit this week to Kiev, Ukraine, Vice President Joe Biden unfurled President Barack Obama’s “U.S.Crisis Support Package for Ukraine.” A key ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Apr 23, 2014 at 01:43 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog A legal controversy — critics would say scandal — has erupted in Alaska’s statehouse over the future of its natural gas bounty. It’s not so much an issue of ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Apr 18, 2014 at 12:52 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog The subtitle of the newly released documentary film Big Men is “everyone wants to be big” and to say the film covers a “big” topic is to put it mildly. ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Apr 17, 2014 at 04:32 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Last night, Stephen Colbert looked at how our government will basically do nothing in response to the latest IPCC climate change report that warns of dire consequences, thanks to companies like ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Apr 03, 2014 at 05:00 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
It's been 25 years since a drunken captain and an inept third mate put the Exxon Valdez hard aground on Bligh Reef, a couple of miles away from my favorite spot in Prince William Sound, Snug Corner ...
by HarpboyAK
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Mar 24, 2014 at 07:30 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog In a long-awaited moment in a hotly contested zone currently occupied by the Russian military, Ukraine’s citizens living in the peninsula of Crimea voted ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Mar 17, 2014 at 04:46 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
December 13, 2013 Victoria Nuland, assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian affairs, addressed the U.S. - Ukraine Foundation on December 13, 2013. Note the Exxon and Chevron logos ...
by CIndyCasella
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Mar 06, 2014 at 07:06 AM PST with 9 Recommends
by Walter Brasch Rex W. Tillerson, a resident of Bartonville, Texas, like many of his neighbors was upset with his city council. That’s not unusual. Many residents get upset at their local ...
by Walter Brasch
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 04:31 AM PST with 13 Recommends
I was there in Bartonville, Texas with Rex and Dick. The first time Rex Tillerson and Dick Armey addressed the Town of Bartonville about the water tower whose toxic emissions and activities would ...
by TXsharon
Comment Count 70 comments on Sat Feb 22, 2014 at 09:06 AM PST with 226 Recommends