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  •  And the Administration didn't make a statement (3+ / 0-)
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    Simplify, Creosote, JanL

    until a week had passed. When they did get interested they sent the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard went along with the industry and didn't even have the power to stop BP from poisoning the gulf with dispersants. This was a very very badly handled situation.

    BP had no blow out plan and yet was allowed a permit by a lax Dept. of the Interior.

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