Offshore Drilling

Policy Integrity's Livermore says BOEM moving too quickly on new leases

Is the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management acting illegally on the approval of new offshore lease sales? During today's OnPoint, Michael Livermore, a professor at the University of Virginia School of Law and a senior adviser at the Institute for Policy Integrity, discusses his recent argument before the U.S. Circuit Court for the District of Columbia on a case pertaining to the economic analysis used by the Interior Department in its sales of new leases.