Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and Mitsui & Co. should pay into a multibillion dollar fund for claims tied to the leaking Gulf of Mexico oil well the companies co-own with BP Plc , U.S. Representative Edward Markey said.
An independent investigation is needed of alleged lapses in the safety culture at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Representative Edward Markey said, citing worker concerns about a lack of management support.
Herbalife Ltd., the nutrition company that hedge fund manager Bill Ackman has accused of being a pyramid scheme, fell the most in a year after a U.S. senator called for a probe into the company’s operations.
U.S. Representative Edward Markey of Massachusetts is quickly sewing up support that could position him as the front-runner for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate in a prospective special election.
The U.S. Energy Department may not have adequately responded to safety questions and allegations of retaliation against whistle-blowers at a nuclear-waste treatment plant in Washington state, Representative Edward Markey said.
U.S. nuclear inspectors examining domestic power plants amid a reactor crisis in Japan may keep some findings secret, which might undermine confidence in the agency’s work, Representative Edward Markey said.