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Energy and Environment

Nobody could have anticipated...

By R. Neal
March 2, 2006 - It turns out that the image of an aloof, detached, and uninformed president going about business as usual as Katrina struck the Gulf Coast isn't accurate. New information reveals that he was aloof, detached, and informed.

The smoking gun

March 2, 2006 - Congrats to Margaret Ebrahim and John Solomon of the Associated Press for breaking what could become a critical story in the Katrina saga:

Public land sale follow up...

By R. Neal
February 21, 2006 - As a follow up to Chris's post yesterday about the Bush administration's Spring Clearance Sale of National Forest land, blogger Steve at WhitesCreek Journal has uncovered something completely outrageous.

Oil Addicts Anonymous: Gulf Chapter

February 1, 2006 - On the same day that Texas oilman George W. Bush declared the country is "addicted to oil," a bi-partisan Florida delegation was gathering to propose a sweeping ban on the offshore oil-drilling heavingly promoted by George and brother Jeb Bush in Florida: