My Photos: The ‘Forward On Climate’ Rally, February 17, 2013 (Set 2)

My Photos: The ‘Forward On Climate’ Rally, February 17, 2013 (Set 1)

House Session, Special Orders: July 29, 2008

As the Sunday morning political shows ask, “Where is off shore drilling right now?” this is where we were two summers ago: “The Democrat Party” was the cause of rising gas prices because they were holding back fossil fuel exploration…them and their Sierra Club lawyer buddies. more about “House Session, Special Orders: July 2…“, posted … Continue reading

Pawns and Other Endangered Wildlife

In response to the BP oil spill disaster, a panel of environmental experts were invited to testify before the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure on Wednesday, but the room was virtually empty and the panel received very little attention. Three witnesses provided the committee with substantive and science-based testimony on the potential environmental impact … Continue reading

Reflections from the Alaskan Oil Spill, April 7, 1989

On April 7, 1989, President George H.W. Bush held a press conference to discuss the then current Alaskan oil spill crisis. It has been 21 years since the crash of the Exxon Valdez and today the Prince William Sound continues its struggle to endure the damage inflicted by the spill. In lieu of events currently … Continue reading

Preparing the Depths for Perpetually Irresponsible Energy Policy

In a hearing this last Monday, Senator Lieberman asked if we need to develop deepwater oil spill preparedness plans. Considering that the current disaster is still unfolding and growing as we speak (and no one knows what to do about it), my two questions for the Senator and Chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental … Continue reading