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Offshore reversal

As a flip-flop, it's not quite as stunning as 2003, when Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. John Kerry said "I actually did vote for the $87 billion [in military spending] before I voted against it." Still, this week's change of direction by Sen. John McCain regarding offshore drilling

Interior Department sued over Wyoming drilling

As President Bush called for increased oil and gas drilling in the Rocky Mountain West and offshore, an environmental group launched a legal battle Wednesday against the Interior Department, saying the agency broke its promise to limit environmental damage from natural gas and oil development on the