Oil and gas investigations

Mike Soraghan

Reporter

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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.

Latest Stories

METHANE

Experts link gas well to explosion that injured family

Texas oil and gas inspectors say they still don't know what caused a water well to blow up in 2014, badly burning a man and his daughter. But experts hired by attorneys for Cody Murray and his family have laid out in court documents a case of complete neglect by a company that drilled an oil and gas well nearby.

TRANSITION

Pruitt acknowledges raising money for super PAC

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt (R), President Trump's pick to run U.S. EPA, acknowledged to senators that he raised money for a super political action committee that has raked in big-dollar contributions from coal, oil and gas interests.

CABINET

Pruitt acknowledges raising money for super PAC

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt (R), President Trump's pick to run U.S. EPA, acknowledged to senators that he raised money for a super political action committee that has raked in big-dollar contributions from coal, oil and gas interests.