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Oil reps and government employees joked about bubble baths, bringing ‘the meat to the table.’

By Amanda Terkel on September 10, 2008 at 6:21 pm

"Oil reps and government employees joked about bubble baths, bringing ‘the meat to the table.’"

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Today’s Interior Department inspector general (IG) report reveals that government employees at the Denver Minerals Management Service — who are responsible for “handling billions of dollars in oil royalties” — expressed a desire to be a part of the oil industry’s “culture.” This included attending social events with oil representatives, who joked about having relations with the government employees. From the IG’s report:

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