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Congressman Wants Abandoned Wells Taken Care Of

A north Texas Congressman it’s time to take care of thousands of abandoned  wells in the Gulf of Mexico.   A report from the Associated Press says more than 27-thousand abandoned oil and gas wells may be leaking.   Congressman Michael Burgess says he is a bit surprised at the number.   The AP investigation uncovered particular concern with 3500 neglected wells.    Burgess is on an Energy and Commerce subcommittee looking into gulf well issues.