WASHINGTON, May 20 (UPI) -- Two attempts to allow drilling for oil and gas off Florida's coast have been defeated in Congress, but opponents warned there are more to come. There is growing pressure to lift the offshore-drilling ban in Florida waters and elsewhere, the St. Petersburg
WAP2002041089 - WASHINGTON, April 10 (UPI) -- Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge, center, meets with House Appropriations subcommittee members including Rep. John Peterson, R-La., left and Rep. Don Sherwood, R-Penn., on Capitol Hill on April 10, 2002. rlw/Roger L. Wollenberg UPI
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