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"… o environmental regulations. Standing to lose billions in future profits, oil, gas and mining companies are opening deep pocketbooks to throw their subs …"

"… rity analysis of state campaign finance records. All told, as of Oct. 26, oil, gas and mining interests account for 99 percent of contributions to polit …"

"… ly than Colorado. A ballot measure that would more tightly limit where new oil and gas wells can be drilled has Colorado’s fossil fuel industry fearful …"

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"… hird of it came from out of state — mostly in $400-to-$5,000 chunks from oil and gas companies based in California, Oklahoma and Texas. Still, Stansbu …"

"… onors fueling their campaigns. Hall's biggest donors are California-based oil giant Chevron Corporation and Oklahoma-based oil producer Devon Energy Cor …"

"… nors are California-based oil giant Chevron Corporation and Oklahoma-based oil producer Devon Energy Corporation. The companies have each given him $5,00 …"

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"… rcutt, California, feels like a testament to its origins as a 20th century oil boomtown — not least its name. William Warren Orcutt, a pioneer of petro …"

"… wn in 1904. The industry has changed drastically since Orcutt's day, when oil crews operating there famously discovered one of the area's — and indeed …"

"… of land. The well, affectionately known as Old Maud, continued to produce oil all the way until 1988. By then, the oil industry had embraced a slew of m …"

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"… on Native American women have increased as tens of thousands of transient oil workers flow into temporary housing units called “man camps” on and ne …"

"… on and near tribal lands. During the last peak of production in the Bakken oil formation, ending in 2014, reported sexual assaults of women increased, ac …"

"… vironmental Network. Interactions between Native Americans and non-native oil workers are inevitable she said, adding, “As far as racially motiva …"

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"… s, a bright, white flash erupted on the lower deck of West Delta 105 E, an oil-production platform positioned a dozen miles off the Louisiana coast. Diso …"

"… plosion — which killed 11 workers and dumped millions of barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico — BSEE has struggled to implement safety regulat …"

"… ing and his controversial pick to lead BSEE: Louisiana native and longtime oil-industry ally Scott Angelle, who has pledged to take the bureau “from an …"

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"… at enable regulators to estimate atmospheric discharges from power plants, oil refineries, chemical plants and other industrial operations. By the time …"

"… otal emissions from industrial activities, such as the burning of coal in boilers. As early as the 1950s, regulators in places like Los Angeles were usi …"

"… ers. Consider what happened in the ozone-plagued city of Houston, a hub of oil refining and chemical manufacturing. The city had been using emission inv …"

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"… he majority of California’s sprawling Kern County. Kern is peppered with oil rigs that produce more oil than Oklahoma. The county is also home to milit …"

"… s sprawling Kern County. Kern is peppered with oil rigs that produce more oil than Oklahoma. The county is also home to military-industrial-complex inte …"

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"… API heard as early as 1959. The group now encompasses every sector of the oil and gas industry, from drilling to plastics manufacturing. The industry's …"

"… to cut greenhouse-gas emissions. Obscured by the headlines, however, is oil’s enduring power in the Golden State. Long before Silicon Valley, medica …"

"… and sushi burritos, crude was king. Today, California is the third-biggest oil-producing state, behind only Texas and North Dakota. >>Keep reading O …"

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"… at 13 percent last year. Gas remains key to FPL's plans. Its switch from oil and coal over several decades has been an unalloyed positive, bringing che …"

"… te-fueled changes pose to needs as basic as drinkable water and flushable toilets. Nonetheless, Florida’s three largest planned gas projects — two p …"

"… he company, based in Juno Beach, started down this road to wean itself off oil. Then natural-gas prices jumped more than fivefold in the U.S. between ear …"

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"… ing policy. At least 16 of the 45 appointees worked for industries such as oil, coal and chemicals. Four of these people — and another 21 —  …"

"… Mobil and trade associations such as the American Petroleum Institute, the oil industry’s biggest lobby group. API was among at least 17 donors to Prui …"

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"… odities giant Glencore PLC, last year acquired a stake in Russian national oil company Rosneft, a deal that drew scrutiny from American and European regu …"

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"… ornia’s industrial underbelly. Within six miles of the hospital lie five oil refineries, the sprawling ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach and the truc …"

"… n of eight hulking storage tanks capable of holding 3.4 million barrels of oil. Meanwhile, state climate legislation endorsed by an unlikely amalgam of b …"

"… sp;fuels a growing indignation in places like Wilmington and Carson, where oil dominates, as it does in slices of the Bay Area and the San Joaquin Valley …"

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"… corporate clients. This year, he’s been registered to lobby on behalf of oil giant Chevron, the Motion Picture Association of America and a division of …"

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"… as spent its early days ticking items off the industry wish list. In all, oil, gas and coal companies and executives contributed more than $1 out of eve …"

"… , per an analysis from the Center for Responsive Politics. Meanwhile, the oil and gas industry spent $36.1 million on federal lobbying efforts from Jan. …"

"… Obama’s 2009 and 2013 inaugurations, federal records show. But increased oil and gas industry lobbying is a sign the industry executives expect the Tru …"

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"… hipping’s main customers recently acquired a stake in a Russian national oil company. Ross has said he doesn’t believe the shipping investment prese …"

"… ent’s sanctions against Iran were in full force. It was carrying soybean oil, according to the report. Diamond S Shipping told the Center for Public I …"

"… ustomers, including Glencore PLC, whose deal to invest in Russian national oil company Rosneft has drawn scrutiny from American and European regulators. …"

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"… f June 21, 2011, a worker named Robert David Taylor was walking through an oil field west of Taft, California, when he noticed a plume of steam coming fr …"

"… fix the “chimney” near an idled well known to spew scalding geysers of oil, water and rocks as high as 40 feet in the air. California was in the mid …"

"… nd rocks as high as 40 feet in the air. California was in the midst of an oil boom. Crude prices had soared above $100 per barrel, and pump jacks, pipes …"

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"… ze on strengths I may not perceive.” …"

"… hermal Resources (DOGGR) forwarded internal memos to trade groups, alerted oil companies of legislative inquires and coordinated media responses with ind …"

"… with industry. Teresa Schilling, a state spokeswoman, said California’s oil agency “communicates openly with all stakeholders” and seeks input fro …"

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"… ical is used to make high-octane gasoline at about a third of the 141 oil refineries in the United States. If released HF forms a fast-moving, …"

"… “one of the most hazardous and potentially deadly chemicals used in the oil-refining process.” Along with environmentalists and union leaders, the …"

"… accidents that imperil surrounding communities. An EPA analysis found that oil and coal- products manufacturing, which includes refining, had the highest …"

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"… ough a 6 p.m.-to-6 a.m. shift as an operator at the Tesoro Corporation’s oil refinery in Anacortes, an island town 80 miles north of Seattle. It was 35 …"

"… e was down, had come apart and disgorged hydrogen and a component of crude oil called naphtha, which ignited. Moore called each of the seven workers on t …"

"… he said, “and refused to take the blame for anything.” There are 141 oil refineries in the United States. Where they are clustered — east and sou …"

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"… alization were all technology companies, for the first time, replacing big oil, which held three of the top five spots as recently as 2011. So informati …"

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"… ors, such as Comcast, AT&T and Amalgamated Bank. Corporations such as oil giant Chevron sponsored state delegation lunches. And the swank lobby of …"

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"… a probe into hundreds of millions of dollars in suspected bribes paid for oil and gas contracts awarded in Algeria. The files also reveal the offshore …"

"… shore assets, including a luxury yacht and jet, of a Nigerian aviation and oil magnate who is reportedly close to a former oil minister and has recently …"

"… of a Nigerian aviation and oil magnate who is reportedly close to a former oil minister and has recently had some of his assets seized as part of a $1.8 …"

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"… rade. But if it begins pouring here in Cleveland, Trump's favorite Asian foil will be on attendees' minds: swag bags convention organizers are distribut …"

"… Relations’ government lobbying clients in 2016 include tech titan Apple, oil company BP, Coca-Cola Co., Delta Airlines, Ford Motor Co., H&R Block, …"

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"… discussion last year, Perry acknowledged the department’s regulation of oil and gas has been a work in progress. “The Pennsylvania DEP is really an …"

"… an international leader in managing the potential environmental impacts of oil and gas development,” he said. “We certainly did not start that way. W …"

"… d sent to several environmental groups, accusing them of weak support for oil and gas regulations that had been rejected by lawmakers the day before. …"

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"… stock in aerospace and defense giant Boeing Co., Molson Coors Brewing and oil companies ConocoPhillips Co. and Exxon Mobil Corp., among others. Roberts' …"

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"… mary ballot, winning 0.35 percent of the Democratic vote. $1 million: What oil giant Chevron Corp. donated in March to a super PAC called the Congression …"

"… ip Fund, which supports Republican candidates. Chevron, the second-largest oil company in the United States, is currently ranked as No. 3 on the Fortune …"

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"… network of companies that dodged international embargoes by supplying the oil and gas that kept the military aircraft in sky. Three of the companies th …"

"… ” to deal with the issue. In 2010, the firm did resign from the Iranian oil company Petropars after it was sanctioned by OFAC. (The sanction has recen …"

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"… and their lobbyists, the Natural Resources Committee members from the oil and coal executives and their lobbyists. Tha …"

"… ing at the top of society. Massive corporate conglomerations — the bank, oil, railroad, and mining trusts, especially — threatened free and competiti …"

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"… jo National Councilman Daniel Tso took his white Nissan truck on a tour of oil wells and fracking sites in northwest New Mexico. What he saw there concer …"

"… to the ground, he said, and former fracking sites were not filled in with soil and replanted as promised. Tso worried about damage to the lands his peop …"

"… d touching the earth.” Tso doesn’t trust state agents to regulate the oil and gas drillers. First, Tso pointed out, there aren’t enough inspectors …"

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