BP vs. ACORN

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    I'm not hearing too many of the conservatives who demanded that ACORN lose its government contracts saying the same about BP. What's the problem?
     
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    Just "getting your stupid on" early in the morning ?
     
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    what govt contracts does bp hold?
     
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    Don't forget Lockheed-Martin, Boeing, and Northrop-Gruman when it comes to top recipients of government contracts guilty of serious misconduct.

    ACORN's been convicted of nothing except helping the poor.
     
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    demonize demonize demonize. ==== libturds
     
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    Are BP (a foreign owned business) funded by US taxpayers? I soooo did not know that.

    Just goes to prove, you can't fix stupid.
     
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    ACORN is a criminal enterprise and is a bigger threat to our Liberty than the Gambino crime family. BP is trying to work through an accident. An accident.

    See the difference?
     
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    Even a temporary expulsion from the U.S. could be devastating for BP's business. BP is the largest oil and gas producer in the Gulf of Mexico and operates some 22,000 oil and gas wells across United States, many of them on federal lands or waters. According to the company, those wells produce 39 percent of the company's global revenue from oil and gas production each year -- $16 billion.

    Discretionary debarment is a step that government investigators have long sought to avoid, and which many experts had considered highly unlikely because BP is a major supplier of fuel to the U.S. military. The company could petition U.S. courts for an exception, arguing that ending that contract is a national security risk. That segment of BP's business alone was worth roughly $4.6 billion over the last decade, according to the government contracts website USAspending.


    EPA Considering Banning BP from Gov't Contracts - CBS News

    I hope you didn't wager too much that I wouldn't have that information lolol
     
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    Well, your stupid certainly can't be fixed. Yes, the US taxpayers pay huge sums to BP, as noted in the post below.
     
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    ACORN is known for voter fraud. Are you saying there was sabotage at the oil well? That would certainly make sense to the conspiracy theorists who claim that Obama wants to put oil companies out of business.
     

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