Oversight Field Hearing on "Gulf of Mexico: A Focus on Community Recovery and New Response Technology"
Monday, April 18, 2011 9:00 AM Full Committee
Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center, 346 Civic Center Blvd, Houma, Louisiana
COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES
Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center, 346 Civic Center Boulevard, Houma, Louisiana
Monday, April 18, 2011
9:00 a.m. Central Time
This field hearing is an opportunity for Congress to listen to the people, communities and businesses in the Gulf of Mexico that were directly impacted by the tragic rig explosion, oil spill and the Administration’s de facto moratorium. The Committee will examine on-going obstacles to getting people back to work, environmental impacts, and new technology to ensure that U.S. offshore drilling moves forward safely and responsibly.
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