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Vitter asks not to delay offshore drilling

5 years ago Tuesday, September 22, 2009 3:38:13 AM CDT September 22, 2009 Tuesday, September 22 2009 Sep 22, 2009 in News
Source: Associated Press

U.S. Sen. David Vitter is urging the Obama administration not to delay opening up more offshore areas to oil and natural gas drilling.

On Monday, Vitter and two other Republican senators introduced an amendment to an appropriations bill for the Interior Department prohibiting the department from delaying expansion plans.

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