Obama to Suspend Arctic Ocean Drilling

Salazar-backed plan delivered to the president delays permits until 2011 Thursday.

Read more on new standards here.

HALPERIN’S TAKE: Once again, Obama approaches a public policy problem with science and reason — for which he will be attacked by both the left and right. And he will ask (privately and again): what else would people have me do?

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