LA TIMES: Alaska mine would be a Bristol Bay disaster waiting to happen

December 19, 2014 -- President Obama's decision to permanently protect Alaska's Bristol Bay and adjacent lands from oil and gas drilling is so clearly the correct decision that the only objections will come from those whose sole interest is the welfare of those two energy industries.

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President Obama signs discharge permit exemption for commercial fisheries

Dec 19, 2014

Yesterday, President Obama signed into law the "Howard Coble Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014.