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"… on around the accident site and cracking down on new drilling permits. The oil industry was outraged. Hamstrung by unrest in the Middle East and North Africa, ene …"

"… and mold energy policy. Perhaps more than any other special interest, the oil industry has helped reshape California’s political landscape, in part by cultivat …"

"… There's no other explanation than the political and financial clout of the oil industry,” he said by email, adding that, “Every ton of carbon Occidental [Petr …"

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"… ’s values and principles today.” 2013 As Kern County worked with the oil industry to develop a new permitting process for oil drilling, Mark Nechodom, then …"

"… natural byproduct of the extraction process. “An outstanding job,” an oil industry lobbyist wrote to Bohlen after the hearing. “Your efforts are certainly …"

"… a leadership training course. As part of the course he asked a handful of oil industry representatives to evaluate him in an anonymous survey. “I am hoping tha …"

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"… parameters developed by engineer George Nelson in 1949 and adopted by the oil industry’s primary trade group, the American Petroleum Institute — API — in 1 …"

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"… f interest. The Legislative Ethics Committee found that their work for the oil industry did not violate the Legislative Ethics Act, and their legislative peers ov …"

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"… ederal government is going to stop it.” Shaw, whose husband works in the oil industry, admits that the boom has brought about some unpleasant changes in the cou …"

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"… ng the previous three years. “There must be a fundamental change in the oil industry’s use of HF,” the report concludes. “[Use of the acid] as it is curr …"

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"… zard early last year as “endangered.” At the time, state officials and oil industry representatives warned that such a decision would hurt oil production in t …"

"… praised the “voluntary conservation efforts” of state agencies and the oil industry to help protect the lizard. Salazar said the cooperation proved “we don …"

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"… production, which is now roughly a third greater than it was in 2003. The oil industry is not a big employer, however, and “Iraq is still far from having a vib …"

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"… e of the dirtiest fuels on the planet.”Two trade groups representing the oil industry, the American Petroleum Institute and the American Fuel & Petrochemica …"

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"… d GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s alleged political ties to the oil industry."Emma" and "Who's Wilson With?" linked former congresswoman and GOP Senate …"

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"… s Heller’s voting history and the contributions he’s received from the oil industry. Senate Conservatives Action, the super PAC spin-off of the leadershi …"

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"… s for U.S. companies that outsource jobs. He wants to end subsidies to the oil industry, but has failed to persuade Congress to do so. …"

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"… ports fast-track approval of a segment of it. Proposes ending subsidies to oil industry but has failed to persuade Congress to do so. ___ …"

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"… gasoline by 25 cents a gallon.” Gingrich’s cost estimate comes from an oil industry study of “clean gasoline” recommendations made by U.S. automakers. The …"

"… s. The EPA has yet to issue a proposal, and a top agency official says the oil industry study is based on proposals more stringent than those being considered by …"

"… rien, an energy consulting firm, for the American Petroleum Institute. The oil industry-funded report has been cited by others wary of what the EPA will do and ho …"

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"… s to encourage the rapid growth of an industry in a regulatory vacuum. The oil industry, in effect, is left to monitor itself. The story was produced in cooperati …"

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"… plies, and will radically worsen global warming.But climate scientists and oil industry analysts say more is at stake than the fate of the so-called Keystone XL p …"

"… which is dirtier to mine, process and refine.”Keystone XL backers in the oil industry claim the pipeline project would create tens of thousands of American jobs …"

"… cing U.S. dependence on foreign oil. The American Petroleum Institute, the oil industry’s lobbying arm, argues that the environment will be better safeguarded i …"

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"… o by a clash between two powerful interest groups:  carmakers and the oil industry.Dr. Wolf Koch, an engineer and expert on fuel recovery systems who has 26 …"

"… auto industry opposed equipping new cars with onboard canisters, while the oil industry and gasoline station owners fought against pump requirements.  “Eve …"

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"… o reduce the deficit. And there’s no public cost to doing it because the oil industry is so publicly unpopular.”David Alberswerth, senior policy adviser for t …"

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"… offshore drilling and spills damage fisheries and fishing communities.The oil industry offers jobs to fishermen. Oil revenues and royalties bolster the economies …"

"… ter Horizon disaster, many residents along the Gulf of Mexico stood by the oil industry.In December 2010, Ghana, a nation of 24 million people, became the latest …"

"… na’s GDP was $31 billion in 2010. By comparison, Nigeria’s more mature oil industry, which fills about 2 million barrels a day, now accounts for 40 percent of …"

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"… the complex issue for political advantage. Republicans say repealing oil industry tax breaks will drive up costs at the pump. However, nonpartisan congressi …"

"… largely been on the oil companies. Democrats have called for the repeal of oil industry tax breaks, and they suggest that refiners are illegally manipulating gaso …"

"… ve for U.S. consumers and likely increase foreign dependence.Tom Kloza, an oil industry analyst and founder of the Oil Price Information Service, agreed that the …"

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"… gument on the number of permits issued in 2009, when the recession-plagued oil industry asked for the fewest permits in five years.But 2004 was the last year the …"

"… drilling permits at the 2009 rate of around eight a month. In between, the oil industry went through four years of boom before busting with the rest of the econom …"

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"… er the 1989 Exxon Valdez spill has not kept pace with major changes in the oil industry or tried to end duplication of effort.An analysis by the Government Accoun …"

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"… gress to curb price-gouging, windfall profit-taking and speculation in the oil industry. To this same end, Koch officials worked to dilute a 2009 Federal Trade Co …"

"… of the energy markets.Meanwhile, Koch has lobbied to preserve some of the oil industry’s coveted tax breaks and credits.One benefit is known as the Section 199 …"

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"… y.Almost four years ago, for example, the board recommended that union and oil industry leaders collaborate on standards to help identify possible precursors of s …"

"… higher consequence event occurs,” the American Petroleum Institute, the oil industry’s main trade association, notes in a 2010 guidance document. Already thi …"

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"… can foreshadow a more serious event, the American Petroleum Institute, the oil industry’s main trade association, notes in a 2010 guidance document for its memb …"

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"… ting efforts following the Deepwater explosion, which some scholars of the oil industry have speculated led to the sinking of the rig. The commission noted “con …"

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"… e rig to sink,” he told the Center.Paul Bommer, a 25-year veteran of the oil industry and now a senior lecturer at the University of Texas , thinks the rig was …"

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"… ntal law experts say political reluctance fueled by close ties between the oil industry and government can hamper serious state action.“I think TCEQ has always …"

"… tay away from,” Tejada said. But, he added, the current spotlight on the oil industry might weaken ExxonMobil’s position: “I think for Exxon to fight this, …"

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"… cy reports following the training exercises — reports that cautioned the oil industry would not spend the money to develop new containment solutions unless mand …"

"… to ensuring that both safety and containment technology kept pace with the oil industry’s expansion of drilling in deep waters. They said inflatable booms were …"

"… missions of the agency,” Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said Tuesday.The oil industry disputes the idea that not enough technology has been brought to bear, not …"

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"… rm. The chemical industry for decades has captured carbon dioxide, and the oil industry long has injected it into the earth to increase crude well output. “All …"

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