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Barton apologizes to BP for Obama 'shakedown'
He feels so sorry for the criminals who stole the Gulf
Will the Dems make him pay for that?  Of course not - wouldn't be polite

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Well, that was fast. Barely 10 minutes into Thursday's landmark congressional testimony where BP CEO 
Tony Hayward and other leading company executives are revisiting the Gulf Coast oil spill before a subcommittee 
of the House Energy and Commerce Committee the first controversial statement has entered the record.

And no, it didn't come from the gaffe-prone BP brass. Instead, GOP Rep. Joe Barton of Texas, the ranking member 
on the House Energy Committee, made a decisive splash in his opening remarks (from which Republican leaders 
immediately began distancing themselves). 

A staunch conservative who has a long record of backing oil industry interests, Barton apologized to BP CEO 
Tony Hayward for the "shakedown"  the Obama White House pulled on the company. (Barton has received 
more than $1.5 million in campaign donations from the oil industry, according to Open Secrets.) 

You can watch the video here the apology begins at the 1:45 mark:
 

When this mega-oil slick starts showing up in Galveston and Padre Island,
will these religiously-insane, anit-science oil lovers still be shooting off their mouths?
 
 

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