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.

Latest Stories


XTO settles wrongful death case

Exxon Mobil Corp. subsidiary XTO Energy Inc. settled a wrongful death lawsuit yesterday with the widow of a worker who died on an XTO oil production site in Oklahoma.


Trial begins in oil hauler's death

Trial started yesterday in the 2014 death of an oil hauler who collapsed while measuring an oil tank at a well site in Oklahoma run by a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corp.