So, is this what “drill, baby drill” means? 😉
As Congress prepares to debate expansion of drilling in taxpayer-owned coastal waters, the Interior Department agency that collects oil and gas royalties has been caught up in a wide-ranging ethics scandal — including allegations of financial self-dealing, accepting gifts from energy companies, cocaine use and sexual misconduct.” ↓
“Wide-Ranging Ethics Scandal Emerges at Interior Dept. By Charlie Savage. New York Times.
more → Allred responds to Interior ethics scandal. Boise Weekly.
Stephen Allred is the former Idaho Department of Environmental Quality director. Kempthorne took him to Washington and made him head of the Land, Minerals and Management Bureau