BP PLC said Wednesday it will ask the U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether businesses must prove they were directly harmed by the 2010 Gulf Of Mexico oil spill to collect payments from a 2012 settlement.
GE Oil & Gas is hosting a job fair Wednesday in Lafayette.
Texas declined by four rigs, Alaska, New Mexico and West Virginia were down two each, and Louisiana lost one.
The move is part of a consent decree that resolved a lawsuit filed on behalf of people directly affected by emissions from refineries in Louisiana, Texas and California.
Sen. Bret Allain has much more in common with the levee board than he lets on.