Tag Archives: offshore drilling

Political Notes — Deal’s a little uneasy about offshore drilling

The governor is concerned that drilling could have a negative impact on the state’s tourism industry . . .

Tags: Allen Peake , low THC oil , Nathan Deal , offshore drilling , tourism industry , Tricia Pridemore

Political Notes – In first Senate speech, Perdue targets Obama

Sen. David Perdue lambastes President Obama in his first formal speech to the U.S. Senate; consulting firm says the new hotel tax will have a major impact on Georgia’s lodging industry . . .

Tags: David Perdue , GTLA , hotel room tax , Mark Sanford , Nathan Deal , offshore drilling , P. K. Martin , President Obama

Administration supports offshore drilling for Georgia

Interior Department proposes a plan that would allow offshore drilling for oil and gas along Georgia and other southeastern states . . .

Tags: Interior Department , offshore drilling , oil and gas exploration