The (POGO) Blog
November 21, 2017
The Department of Interior’s new Royalty Policy Committee gets too much input from industry and too little from civil society.
November 7, 2017
Offshore oil and gas workers who the blow the whistle on workplace safety hazards lack federal protections, and the U.S. Chemical Safety Board is considering dropping its recommendation to fill that gap.
November 3, 2017
By Mia Steinle
The United States is bowing out of an international transparency initiative aimed at reducing corruption in the oil, gas, and mining industries.
Topics: Energy and Natural Resources
October 6, 2017
An appeals court has ruled that the government cannot use a major set of safety and environmental regulations to prosecute offshore drilling contractors.
July 13, 2017
The Trump Administration has rightly criticized several bad provisions in the House NDAA bill including funding the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility, blocking Base Realignment and Closure, misusing the Overseas Contingency Operations fund, and limitin