Companies ask to end drilling moratorium; head of spill victims fund pledges fast payments
Michael Kunzelman"NEW ORLEANS (AP) The administrator of a $20 billion fund to compensate Gulf oil spill victims pledged Monday to speed payment of claims as a federal judge considered whether to lift a six-month moratorium on new deepwater drilling. "Kenneth Feinberg, who has been tapped by the White House to run the fund, said many people are in desperate financial straits and need immediate relief. ""We want to get these claims out quicker," he said. "We want to get these claims out with more transparency."" Read on...
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"Companies ask to end drilling moratorium; head of spill victims fund pledges fast payments", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), juin 2010. Consulté le 11/12/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/companies-ask-to-end-drilling-moratorium-head-of-spill-victims-fund-pledges-fast-payments