U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, DFL-8th District, talks about working for the people during his 36 years in office, as he launched a re-election campaign Saturday in Bemidji and three other cities. Pioneer Photo/Brad Swenson
Oberstar calls for greater oil drilling safety
Liability caps on oil drilling accidents need to be eliminated and increased safety measures put in place, says U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, DFL-8th District.
Oberstar, chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, recently held hearings on the British Petroleum oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
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