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Gulf Oil Crisis Part 2, Minerals Management Service, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, Warnings ignored, April 1, 2010 announcement, Federal oil and gas lease sale in the Gulf of Mexico, Water depths more than 10975 feet

Gulf Oil Crisis Part 2, Minerals Management Service, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, Warnings ignored From Citizen News, June 19, 2010. The Washington Post has presented a scathing article of what went wrong at Minerals Management Service. “U.S. oil drilling regulator ignored experts’ red flags on environmental risks” “The federal agency responsible for regulating U.S. offshore oil drilling repeatedly ignored warnings from government scientists about environmental risks in its push to approve energy exploration activities quickly, according to numerous documents and interviews. Minerals Management Service officials, who can receiveRead More