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At bottom: Former Cheney firm Halliburton made repairs to sunken rig, is now 'assisting with the investigation'; Bill Maher Tweet suggests all "drill, baby, drill assholes" should help clean mess
While there's not yet any indication as to what caused the disasterous explosion that sunk a British Petrolium drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico, right-wing radio personality Rush Limbaugh has come up with a rather coy suggestion: "environmentalist wackos" did it.
Originally posted by ExPostFacto
Rush has some good perspectives at times. But it is becoming more obvious than ever he is a mouthpiece for the elites.
Gov. Bobby Jindal
YES.... more drilling. (Feb 2009)
Voted NO on removing oil & gas exploration subsidies. (Jan 2007)
Voted NO on keeping moratorium on drilling for oil offshore. (Jun 2006)
Voted YES on scheduling permitting for new oil refinieries. (Jun 2006)
Voted YES on authorizing construction of new oil refineries. (Oct 2005)
Oil from a giant slick hit the US Gulf Coast on Thursday evening, prompting Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal to declare a state of emergency and call for the federal government’s help in averting an environmental disaster.