The National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and
Offshore Drilling was created on 22 May, 2010, by order of the President
Barack Obama. This entity was directed to provide a meticulous analysis
and impartial judgement. The Commission was supposed to determine the
causes of the disaster, to improve the country's ability to respond to
such spills, and also to recommend necessary reforms to make offshore
industry safer. The President also said we were to follow all the facts
wherever they led...