Salazar's comments on oil, gas producers are uncalled for, rep says

01/12/2010 | Oil & Gas Journal

Oklahoma Rep. Dan Boren criticized Interior Secretary Ken Salazar for his remarks on oil and gas companies last week. In his speech on changes in onshore-leasing rules, the secretary depicted producers as "kings of the world" during the Bush administration that got whatever they wanted. "This kind of comment is beyond the pale when thousands of Oklahomans and people from other energy-producing states are losing their jobs due to the recession," Boren said.

View Full Article in:

Oil & Gas Journal

Published in Brief: