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Offshore Shilling
The federal government is relying on reports funded by and tied to the oil and gas industry to justify its controversial proposal to offer leases for oil and gas drilling in the Arctic and the Gulf of Mexico.

Our latest report examines the industry influence on the government’s proposal.

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Offshore Shilling

The federal government is relying on economic predictions heavily influenced by the oil and gas industry as justification for its proposed offshore drilling program. Contents Introduction Key findings BOEM’s plan to drill in the Arctic and the Gulf of Mexico … Continue reading

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