Oil and gas investigations

Mike Soraghan



Mike writes enterprise and investigative stories, primarily on oil and gas drilling. Before coming to EnergyWire, he covered congressional leadership for The Hill newspaper and served as a Washington correspondent for The Denver Post. He has received awards from the National Press Club, the Society of Environmental Journalists and the Society of Professional Journalists. He was a Kiplinger Fellow in 2014 and participated in NICAR Bootcamp in 2013. He is a member of Investigative Reporters and Editors and a committee chairman and former board member at the National Press Club.

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Environmental enforcement got short shrift in Okla. under Pruitt

As Oklahoma's attorney general, Scott Pruitt has brought more than 30 workers' compensation fraud cases. One case, his press release noted, was against a "two-time insurance agent of the year.” But of the more than 700 press releases he has issued as Oklahoma's top law enforcement official, not one touts an environmental enforcement case in Oklahoma.