Concerns Raised over BP’s Hiring of Scientific Experts
The Los Angeles Times reports on the uproar over BP’s move to hire scientific experts working in the Gulf of Mexico. Here’s an excerpt:
An investigation by the House Committee on Energy and Commerce and recent media accounts “have raised questions about the potential suppression of scientific data and analysis concerning restoration of the Gulf of Mexico,” said a letter to McKay by committee Chairman Henry A. Waxman (D- Beverly Hills) and Rep. Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), chairman of an energy subcommittee.