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Oil Spill Congress

Members Of Congress Overseeing Oil Spill Companies Also Invested In Them

The Washington Post | Paul Kane and Karen Yourish | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Nearly 30 members of the congressional committees overseeing oil and gas companies held personal assets in the industry totaling $9 million to $14.5 m...

Sam Stein

White House Endorses Unlimited Liability Cap For Oil Spillers

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrats in Congress and officials in the White House are making yet another major push to pass legislation to make the liability for oil companies i...

Oil Execs Testimony To Congress: Spill Not Our fault

AP | H. JOSEF HEBERT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Congress called BP and its drilling partners to account Tuesday for a "cascade of failures" behind the spreading Gulf oil spill, ze...