Louisiana's senior senator joins Republican Sen. John McCain, Speaker John Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid in retaliatory list banning them from traveling to Russia.
The Interior Department said 50 companies bid on 326 blocks in the central gulf, an area where last year's sale brought $1.2 billion in high bids and one in 2012 brought $1.7 billion.
Why doesn’t LOGA demonize landowners and Louisiana citizens, the ones who are suing Big Oil? [Because] no one would sympathize with Big Oil if it wanted to give landowners and citizens “the boot.”
A disturbing trend has taken hold of academia in recent years as Big Oil exerts more and more influence on scholarly research.
Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas's high bids made up 37 percent of the $850.8 million total at Wednesday's federal oil lease sale for the central Gulf of Mexico.