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    BRIGGS: Have We Reached The Bottom Of Oil Prices?

BRIGGS: Have We Reached The Bottom Of Oil Prices?

As we now approach the year and a half mark since the price of crude oil drastically dropped, analysts are now asking the question, “Have we reached the bottom”? The

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    BRIGGS: The Unsung Heroes Of The Oil And Gas Industry

BRIGGS: The Unsung Heroes Of The Oil And Gas Industry

We now enter into the 15th month in a row of rock bottom crude oil and natural gas prices for the oil and gas industry. Cut backs, set backs and

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    Is The Obama Administration Stealing Helicopter Fuel From Private Businesses In The Gulf?

Is The Obama Administration Stealing Helicopter Fuel From Private Businesses In The Gulf?

That’s what Rep. Charles Boustany thinks is happening, and he’s raising a stink about it. He’s not alone, either – Boustany is joined by Sens. David Vitter and Bill Cassidy

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    Could There Finally Be Some Good News Coming Out Of The Oil Patch?

Could There Finally Be Some Good News Coming Out Of The Oil Patch?

We’re not going to make too big a deal about this, but given the damage that deflated oil prices have done to Louisiana’s economy we figured at least some of

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    BRIGGS: Cameron Parish Lawsuits Signal More Of The Same

BRIGGS: Cameron Parish Lawsuits Signal More Of The Same

The Cameron Parish lawsuits signal the same song with simply a different verse. Last week, Cameron Parish filed suit against 113 oil and gas companies with 195 named defendants. The

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    PRAGER U: Are Electric Cars Really Green?

PRAGER U: Are Electric Cars Really Green?

Cheat answer: nope. Are electric cars greener than conventional gasoline cars? If so, how much greener? What about the CO2 emissions produced during electric cars’ production? And where does the

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Obama Fantasizes About A $10 Tax Per Barrel Of Oil, And Predictably Gets Told To Shaddap

  Obama Fantasizes About A $10 Tax Per Barrel Of Oil, And Predictably Gets Told To Shaddap

So says Louisiana’s congressional delegation, as you might imagine. The proposal by the president, who if you’ll remember rattled out

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Writer For The Lens Brags Fighting Climate Change Will Destroy Louisiana Jobs

  Writer For The Lens Brags Fighting Climate Change Will Destroy Louisiana Jobs

Many greenies here in Louisiana when they argue for fighting climate change say that there is a way to protect

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BRIGGS: Something’s Got To Give!

  BRIGGS: Something’s Got To Give!

November 2014 brought about many changes for the oil and gas way of life. For starters, the price for a

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WASTE? Louisiana Pays Nearly $20K For Man-Made New Orleans ‘Wetlands’ That Were The Result Of A Broken Pipe

  WASTE? Louisiana Pays Nearly $20K For Man-Made New Orleans ‘Wetlands’ That Were The Result Of A Broken Pipe

The state of Louisiana has paid almost $20,000 for the removal of wetlands in New Orleans’ City Park that were

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HITHER AND YON: The Oil Industry, Flat On Its Back

  HITHER AND YON: The Oil Industry, Flat On Its Back

One of the largest reasons for Louisiana’s budget problems is the largest reason for its high unemployment rate; namely, that

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BRIGGS: 2016 Brings Continued Challenges For Oil And Gas Industry

  BRIGGS: 2016 Brings Continued Challenges For Oil And Gas Industry

2015 has come and gone with much fanfare. Crude oil prices dropped to historic lows, natural gas prices took a

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KLAVAN AND WHITTLE: Does Limitless Energy Equate To A Limitless Future?

  KLAVAN AND WHITTLE: Does Limitless Energy Equate To A Limitless Future?

A quick discussion about energy, and the role it plays in civilization – and along the way an indictment of

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BRIGGS: Oil And Gas Industry Ready To Engage New Officials

  BRIGGS: Oil And Gas Industry Ready To Engage New Officials

The citizens across the great state of Louisiana exercised their rights and elected a whole new group of elected officials.

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Here Is Weatherman Bob Breck’s Honest Rant About Climate Change That’s Sweeping The Internet

  Here Is Weatherman Bob Breck’s Honest Rant About Climate Change That’s Sweeping The Internet

FOX8’s energetic and hilarious Bob Breck is everyone’s favorite weatherman who unloaded on the issue of climate change yesterday. Breck

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PRAGER U: Is Climate Change Our Biggest Problem?

  PRAGER U: Is Climate Change Our Biggest Problem?

Is man-made climate change our biggest problem? Are the wildfires, droughts and hurricanes we see on the news an omen

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LOGA Puts Out A Statement Laying Waste To John Bel Edwards

  LOGA Puts Out A Statement Laying Waste To John Bel Edwards

They’re not playing around. They really, really don’t have much use for him. Baton Rouge, LA-This week, John Bel Edwards

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PRAGER U: Can We Rely On Wind And Solar Energy?

  PRAGER U: Can We Rely On Wind And Solar Energy?

The short answer is “no.” For two reasons – first, neither form of energy is concentrated into something that can

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Obama Threatens Veto of Oil Export Bill

  Obama Threatens Veto of Oil Export Bill

To clarify, a bill that would eliminate the crude oil export ban. The Obama administration has formally threatened a veto on

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