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Miami Herald: Protect Florida, hold BP accountable

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A must-read editorial from the Miami Herald: All hands on deck! The opening of a local command post last week for the Gulf of Mexico oil disaster is a regrettable sign that the massive spill from the Deepwater Horizon explosion is on a collision course with Florida. The state’s magnificent beaches, sensitive reefs, fragile wetlands and protected estuaries are in peril. This scenario is deeply frustrating for Floridians. For years, despite unrelenting pressure from the oil and gas lobby, residents…

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