Oil gushes into the Gulf of Mexico following the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig on April 21, 2010. The Senate’s tax overhaul bill included oil-drilling concessions in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to win over Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski. Miami Rep. Carlos Curbelo says he wants them taken out.
Oil gushes into the Gulf of Mexico following the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig on April 21, 2010. The Senate’s tax overhaul bill included oil-drilling concessions in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to win over Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski. Miami Rep. Carlos Curbelo says he wants them taken out. GERALD HERBERT Associated Press
Oil gushes into the Gulf of Mexico following the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig on April 21, 2010. The Senate’s tax overhaul bill included oil-drilling concessions in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to win over Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski. Miami Rep. Carlos Curbelo says he wants them taken out. GERALD HERBERT Associated Press

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Carl Hiaasen

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Carl Hiaasen joined the Herald in 1976 and worked as a general assignment reporter, magazine writer and investigative reporter before starting his column in 1985.