Bush, Obama Officials Trade Shots On Drilling Ban

Law360, New York (July 20, 2010, 3:29 PM EDT) -- Two former heads of the U.S. Department of the Interior sparred with Interior Secretary Ken Salazar on Tuesday at a House of Representatives hearing over the Obama administration's deepwater oil and gas drilling ban, though both sides urged lawmakers to consider all the facts before lifting or extending the moratorium.

The House Energy and Commerce Committee subcommittees on oversight and investigations and energy and environment heard testimony from two former interior secretaries, Gale Norton and Dirk Kempthorne, and Salazar on the department's responsibility for the April...
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