26 Apr '11, 8pm

Halliburton brings in record $5.3B in Q1, credits increased U.S. oil production under Obama #tcot #youcut #p2

Halliburton brings in record $5.3B in Q1, credits increased U.S. oil production under Obama #tcot #youcut #p2

Halliburton brings in record $5.3 billion in first quarter, credits increased U.S. oil production under Obama Helping cause Gulf disaster doesn't slow down oil giant April 26, 2011 Poor little rich oil giant Halliburton gets slammed by the Spill Commission for contributing to the Gulf disaster (see BP and Halliburton knew cement was unstable — used it anyway to ’seal’ Macondo well and here ). But they still reported a record $5.3 billion revenues in the first quarter of 2011. But, as ThinkProgress notes , “In a severe blow to the right-wing’s daily talking points, Halliburton attributes their robust earnings to increased domestic production under Obama”: Halliburton’s consolidated revenue in the first quarter of 2011 was $5.3 billion, compared to $3.8 billion in the first quarter of 2010…These increases were attributable to increased activity in United States land… “I am e...

Full article: http://climateprogress.org/2011/04/26/halliburton-profits...

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climateprogress.org 28 Apr '11, 3pm

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globalwarming.org 29 Apr '11, 9pm

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