Looking back: Obama’s blameworthine$$ in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Gulf oil spill

Five years later, in revisiting this disaster that occurred April 20, 2010, mainstream media conveniently forgets to mention the information below, and how it still points to the Obama administration — and Barack Obama personally — for having some culpability for the oil spill.


Obama Biggest Recipient of BP ca$h
http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0510/36783.html

● Controversy: Obama’s Interior Department Gave Deepwater Horizon Operators Safety Award in 2009 — Transocean [owner of the Deepwater Horizon rig] was awarded the “Safety Award for Excellence (SAFE)” for “outstanding drilling operations.”
http://www.allgov.com/ViewNews/Interior_Department_Gave_Deepwater_Horizon_Operators_Safety_Award_in_2009_100501

● More controversial awards… 2010: In Ironic Twist, BP Finalist for “Pollution Prevention Award”
http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2010/04/30/in-ironic-twist-bp-finalist-for-pollution-prevention-award/

And again: Interior Department Postpones Safety Awards Luncheon That Included BP
“outstanding safety performance by offshore oil and gas industry”
http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2010/05/03/interior-dept-postpones-luncheon-honoring-safety-measures-offshore-oil-gas/

● SPECIAL NOTE: The Interior Department’s official website* has “Awards” tabs listed for every year of the Obama administration except 2010. That’s what Obama calls “transparency.”
http://www.doi.gov/archive/greening/awards/index.html
*When it’s working: http://www.washingtontimes.com/blog/inside-politics/2014/jan/7/another-govt-website-broken-five-straight-days/

Obama’s Gulf Oil Spill — This two-minute video shows what Barack Obama was doing the first 41 days of the 87-day national nightmare. Warning: It’s UGLY.
http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=8fd_1275603611

Hope that helps fill in some of the blanks concerning Obama and his administration’s role in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Gulf oil spill. We already know that his lap-dog media won’t ever do that for us.

Related:

On the Obama-media relationship…
https://www.facebook.com/notes/joe-kidd/on-the-obama-media-relationship/734932803185944

About Obama’s “promise” of #Transparency…
https://www.facebook.com/notes/joe-kidd/about-obamas-promise-of-transparency/965366880142534

See also:

Some links on the Obama-GM bailout…
https://www.facebook.com/notes/joe-kidd/some-links-on-the-obama-gm-bailout/796202950392262

A blog post from 2013: Obama’s role in the housing crash…
http://www.networkedblogs.com/OsDEO

Same info as everything above
Facebook Note (original post):
https://www.facebook.com/notes/joe-kidd/looking-back-obamas-blameworthine-in-the-2010-deepwater-horizon-gulf-oil-spill/676138109065414 &
Facebook photo:
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1252836455673&set=a.1159626965494.20774.1672393350

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