Rep. Boehlert said it best in 2003: "The proponents of drilling
add insult to injury with their spurious arguments in favor of drilling.
It is only a few thousand acres, they say. That is like saying, do
not worry, the tumor is only in your lungs. The drilling will have
impacts that will affect wildlife throughout the area." ...
The House of Representatives voted to end the moratorium on new
offshore drilling. Big Oil can smell drilling on the horizon, and
they're getting even greedier – now they want to get their hands on the
Arctic Refuge, too... ...
Write call and fax your Senator and Representative today. Ask that they support making the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge wilderness
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