Oil drilling has been going on around Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, since the mid-1970s.
Oil drilling has been going on around Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, since the mid-1970s. Scott Canon/Kansas City Star/MCT
Oil drilling has been going on around Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, since the mid-1970s. Scott Canon/Kansas City Star/MCT

Alaska governor vows to accelerate state oil-drilling leases

June 30, 2011 06:55 PM

UPDATED June 30, 2011 07:08 PM

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