With the President’s new moratorium on offshore drilling, wind power advocates seized the opportunity to talk about their favorite renewable energy resource. Charles Fishburne has more in this Science Matters report.
Yesterday U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced that the U.S. will not allow any offshore drilling for oil or natural gas off the Atlantic Coast for at least seven years. Craig Carper reports.
A growing number of conservative lawmakers -- including some from Virginia -- say the Founding Fathers never intended the federal government to get so big. They say the U-S Constitution needs to be changed to limit Washington’s power. Manuel Quinones has more from Capitol Hill.