Gale Norton will join Royal Dutch Shell

Is anyone surprised?

Story: Norton will join Royal Dutch Shell.
The former Interior secretary has taken a job in Colorado as a general counsel in the unit working to recover oil from shale.
By Steve McMillan
Denver Post Staff Writer

Here is Todd Wilkinson’s take on it in New West. Former Bush Interior Secretary Takes Job As Attorney For Shell.

She’s BAAAACK from Goat, the High Country News blog.






  1. Alan Gregory Avatar

    Once a shill for Big Oil, always a shill for Big Oil. Has she been out of office long enough to get around the lobbying law (however weak it is)?


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