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Florida’s Senators Continue the Fight to Stop Drilling off the Bahamas

This is not a new issue for the Florida delegation. Back in December, U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla., led a letter to Bahamian Prime Minister Hubert Alexander Minnis and Bahamian Environment and Housing Minister Romauld Sotario Ferreira opposing the Bahamas Petroleum Company’s (BPC) Perseverance No. 1 oil well, off the coast of The Bahamas.
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Florida Delegation Urges State Department to Help Stop Drilling in Bahamian Waters

U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., helped lead the letter and her office weighed in on Friday as to why drilling in Bahamian waters could be a problem to Florida.