Petition drive in Florida to try and open waters to oil drilling

Tue, Jun 9 2009 — Source: Bradenton Herald

A Bradenton-based grassroots group is hoping an unorthodox interpretation of a federal law will help open Florida waters to oil drilling. Inc. said Monday it is planning a petition drive to amend the state constitution next year, hoping Florida voters will require the state to claim waters now under federal control for oil and natural-gas exploration.

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