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Congressman: BP “Openly Blackmailing the American Government”

Posted by smeddum on September 16, 2010



BP now claims they can’t possibly be able to compensate all the victims of the Deepwater Horizon spill without the government giving them more drilling permits.
September 8, 2010 |

BP wants the federal government to meet its demand for continued access to oil and gas leases in the United States. If the oil giant can’t keep drilling here, its promise to compensate victims of the Deepwater Horizon disaster might go unfulfilled—or so the company claims. Read the rest of this entry »

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