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It Begins… First Oil Rig Relocates From Gulf to Foreign Waters

"As a result of the uncertainties surrounding the offshore drilling moratorium, we are actively seeking international opportunities to keep our rigs fully employed," Dickerson said. "We greatly regret the loss of U.S. jobs that will result from this rig relocation."

Idled Gulf Rigs Head For Africa

It is not just Gulf operations that are being effected either.

Wait and see for Shell {Shell puts Arctic drilling plans on hold, waiting on feds}

Let's not leave the refineries out.

EPA gives final "no" to Texas refinery permits

Then there are the land-based oil leases.

Judge Grills Feds on Pulling Drilling Leases

"A federal judge on Wednesday questioned Interior Secretary Ken Salazar's justification for canceling 77 drilling leases sold by the Bush administration around national parks in Utah."

U.S. Saw Drill Ban Killing Many Jobs [ie. Obama KNEW he was destroying jobs, kept it secret]

Obama and O'Malley are Hurting the Poor in Md by Shutting Down Nuclear Power

Obama Administration Blocking 103 Gulf Drilling Permits February 03, 2011

Obama Clears the Way For America's 2 Largest Oil Wells to be Shutdown in Texas April 25th, 2011

21 posted on 04/25/2011 2:53:01 PM PDT by TigersEye (Who crashed the markets on 9/15/08 and why?)
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To: TigersEye

Let’s not omit this dandy!

April 25, 2011
EPA Rules Force Shell to Abandon Oil Drilling Plans

26 posted on 04/25/2011 4:56:25 PM PDT by PIF (They came for me and mine ... now it is your turn ...)
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