Calls for end to Arctic drilling freeze
Lifting of 6-month moratorium on deepwater drilling doesnít include Alaska; state asks expedited hearing of suit against moratorium
Associated Press Writer
With the Oct. 12 lifting of the six-month moratorium on deepwater oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico, Alaska officials say itís also time to lift a suspension on shallow-water drilling in Arctic waters.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced he was ending the deepwater drilling moratorium imposed....
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Parnell calls for lifting of Arctic suspension
Request for expedited review
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