Congressional Republicans have sent a letter to Rep. Howard Berman, D-Calif., chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, requesting “an immediate investigation” into BP’s role in the release of Abdel Basset Ali al-Megrahi, the only person ever convicted in the 1998 Lockerbie bombing over Scotland that killed 287 people. Read More
Last week, Rep. Ted Poe, R-Tex., and two dozen members of Congress from the Gulf states pleaded with Interior Secretary Ken Salazar to lift the Obama administration’s six-month moratorium on deepwater drilling.
Today a federal judge did it for him. Read More