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How the Oil Industry is Like Donald Trump

This election season has driven me to vary my reading habits. I now read columnists like George Will for conservative perspectives on Donald Trump.  In an August column, Mr. Will’s description of Donald Trump sounded similar to operations in Louisiana (and around the globe).

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78 Accident Reports in Two Weeks

Reports to federal government show maintenance problems 

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New Petrochemical Accidents Update

Download the latest Petrochemical Accidents Update!

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Bayou Bridge Pipeline: Request for Public Hearing

On behalf of the Gulf Restoration Network, the Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, the Sierra Club Delta Chapter, Bold Louisiana, the Bucket Brigade, and the Town of Henderson (collectively “Citizens”), this letter serves as an official request for a public hearing on the Bayou Bridge Pipeline, LLC, application for a Clean Water Act Section 404 permit and Section 401 state water quality certification as well as a Rivers and Harbors Act Section 10 permit to build a 162-mile pipeline through wetlands in eleven Louisiana parishes.

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Gulf Protectors Descend on Federal Building in a Day of Action for End to New Oil Leasing in Gulf of Mexico

Gulf residents urged President Obama today to burnish his climate legacy and cancel oil drilling leases in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Free Speech Radio News: Oil industry has more than 30 accidents a week in and off the coast of Louisiana; data analysis

A coalition of groups calling for a moratorium on drilling in the Gulf of Mexico released research today after reviewing the frequency of accidents in the oil industry – at least those that get reported.

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Facing South: The accident-prone oil industry is a chronic threat to the Gulf Coast's environmental health

This week an alliance of environmental groups released data they collected over a three-week period from Sept. 15 to Oct. 6 documenting oil industry accidents in Louisiana.

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The Language is Harsh

“The governor’s actions today declared war on the oil and gas industry." So said Don Briggs, President of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association (LOGA), in response to Governor John Bel Edwards’ call for the oil industry to pay for destruction of the Louisiana coast.  

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94 Oil Industry Accidents in Three Weeks

Check out our latest iWitness graphic showing the 94 oil industry accidents of the past three weeks.


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