05 May '11, 9pm

House Passes Bill to Speed Oil Drilling Leases: The bill would reinstate auctions for the right to drill offshor...

House Passes Bill to Speed Oil Drilling Leases By THE NEW YORK TIMES The House has approved a bill to force the Obama administration to speed oil lease sales in the gulf and off the coast of Virginia, John M. Broder writes .

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/05/05/house-passes-bi...

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House Passes Bill to Expand Offshore Oil Spilling Oppose other 2 bills here #srfrdr

House Passes Bill to Expand Offshore Oil Spilli...

treehugger.com 05 May '11, 7pm

House Republicans passed legislation Thursday that would require the U.S. government to offer up offshore areas for oil an...

The outrageously anti-woman #HR3 passes the House, and many groups, including EMILY’s List, respond: (by @robinmarty)

The outrageously anti-woman #HR3 passes the Hou...

care2.com 04 May '11, 10pm

All House Republicans and 16 Democrats voted to pass H.R. 3, a alleged "No Taxpayer Funding for Abortions" bill introduced...

Senate Republicans introduce bill to abolish the EPA

Senate Republicans introduce bill to abolish th...

climateprogress.org 06 May '11, 3pm

U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-North Carolina) introduced a bill that would consolidate the Department of Energy and the Env...

Support for the Boone(doggle) Pickens Bill

Support for the Boone(doggle) Pickens Bill

globalwarming.org 05 May '11, 8pm

With the current partisan fighting over oil subsidies (and energy policy more generally), its worthwhile to look at energy...

The House wants to drastically expand offshore drilling:

The House wants to drastically expand offshore ...

grist.org 02 May '11, 9pm

Additional drilling is not a solution to our problems; it is a way to create new ones. Cross-posted from the Natural Resou...

The first bills on #drilling to come before the...

switchboard.nrdc.org 02 May '11, 1pm

This week, the House could vote on three bills to expand offshore oil and gas drilling. It is remarkable enough that the H...

@IS_Foundation @iansomerhalder @ISF_BY @NWF Stop the Dangerous Bills For More Drilling:

@IS_Foundation @iansomerhalder @ISF_BY @NWF Sto...

switchboard.nrdc.org 03 May '11, 8pm

Just a week after the anniversary of the nation’s greatest oil disaster, Congress is set to vote on legislation to open up...

Even if we started drilling off every beach & coast today, that oil wouldn’t make it to pumps for 7 yrs #drilling

Even if we started drilling off every beach & c...

nrdc.org 16 May '11, 7pm

More domestic oil drilling will have no effect on the current spike in gasoline prices. U.S. oil production is currently a...

In the wake of the nation’s worst offshore #oil...

switchboard.nrdc.org 29 Apr '11, 3pm

Earlier this week NRDC released a report with the International Union for Conservation of Nature highlighting the 13 most ...

Sale of Oil Leases Planned for Gulf of Mexico: ...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 26 Apr '11, 12pm

An oil and gas lease sale covering more than 28,000 square miles in the western Gulf of Mexico could take place as soon as...

Bill Clinton Backs New York Marriage Equality:

care2.com 06 May '11, 10pm

Our nation's permanent mission is to form a 'more perfect union' -- deepening the meaning of freedom, broadening the reach...

Solar & Energy Efficiency are "Cute" But Not the Answer, Bill Gates Says

Solar & Energy Efficiency are "Cute" But Not th...

treehugger.com 04 May '11, 9pm

Bill Gates is keen on the notion that we can invent our way out of climate change . This isn't such a terrible thing, and ...

Telling the Simple, Hard Truth About Oil Drilling

switchboard.nrdc.org 03 May '11, 3pm

With wrongheaded bills offered in the House of Representatives as described by my colleague David Goldston, I think it's w...