RI’s governor urges opposition to Atlantic offshore drilling plan

The Exxon Valdez spill in 1989 in Alaska totaled 11 million gallons of crude while the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill may have released up to 20 times that amount into the Gulf of Mexico. “The greatest concern would be an oil spill,” Raimondo said. “I was in high school when Exxon Valdez happened so I …