Hdx Mix founder Vipe Desai testified before congress to educate them about the impact of off shore drilling on the coastlines.
From Vipe ; Just about to wrap up my trip to D.C. where testifying before members of Congress was just one of the many highlights.
I’m going to write a more detailed account of this experience and what all I learned and what businesses can do to become more involved in protecting our oceans. In the meantime, this article will give you a quick overview of how things went.
And there were some fireworks during the hearing! QUOTE from article ….He also engaged in a terse shouting match with Vipe Desai, a founding member of the Business Alliance for Protecting the Pacific Coast (BAPPC).
“I came up here to make a case that our coastal waters are important, not only to our nation, but also to our states,” Desai said to Graves, who yelled in opposition in the background while waiving a paper containing graphs arguing the benefits of offshore drilling. “I’m not here to make things up,” Desai continued.