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Guest view: Spill Baby Spill! Big Oil

Published 05/21/2010, Duluth Budgeteer News

This massive oil spill was easily preventable had government done its job, and had BP been a responsible company and put reasonable safeguards in place, such as a $500,000 emergency remote-control shutoff switch that two other oil-producing nations, Norway and Brazil, require, says The Wall Street Journal. Instead, BP cut corners to save a buck.

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