Skip navigation

Republicans turn up heat on Obama over oil prices

With Americans upset over rising gasoline prices, Republicans in Congress aim to fix the blame on one person when they return next week from recess: President Barack Obama.Full story

Florida lawmaker seeks to block Cuba oil drilling

A Florida Republican congressman has sent a proposed bill to Congress seeking to block Cuba's plans to start its first full-scale offshore oil exploration with a deepwater rig located off the Florida Keys. Full story

Congress may force White House to expand drilling: group

Congress should pass legislation, if necessary, to force the Obama administration to open more offshore areas to oil and gas exploration, the head of the American Petroleum Institute said on Tuesday. Full story

Sponsored Links
advertisement | ad info

Related Photos

A woman shouts during a protest called by immigrants from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras against Mexico's immigration law, in front of the Mexican Congress in Mexico City, on April 26, 2011.