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Weekly News Roundup – January 11, 2013

1/11/2013 // By Aislinn Maestas

Want to know what National Wildlife Federation was up to this week? Here is a recap of the week’s NWF news: Draft National Climate Assessment Report Available for Public Review January 11 – A long-awaited report on how climate change is …


Gulf Dolphins are Still Dying—Don’t Let BP Off Easy

11/16/2012 // By Lacey McCormick

Two and a half years after BP’s Deepwater Horizon rig exploded and sent more than 200 million gallons of oil into the Gulf, dolphins across the northern Gulf of Mexico are still dying in high numbers. Yesterday, BP agreed to …

NWF Calls DOJ Oil Disaster Lawsuit “A Key Part Of the Solution”

12/15/2010 // By Miles Grant

Today the U.S. Department of Justice sued BP and eight other companies over the Gulf oil disaster: The Obama administration’s lawsuit asks that the companies be held liable without limitation under the Oil Pollution Act for all removal costs and …

Fed Govt. Gets Greener (Oh, and Saves $102 Million)

7/30/2009 // By Miles Grant

Sometimes articles about government tightening its belt and articles about government trying to save money can sound awfully similar. Case in point – today’s Wall Street Journal: The Justice Department estimates it can save $573,000 through fiscal 2010 by setting …