Government take over of this Oil spill?

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  1. Zona
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    Republicans, are you for the government taking over this oil spill? If so, I thought that was everything you WERE against. I thought it was all about the private sector and deregulation.

    I see Jindal asking the government for help again....THIS WEEK.
     
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    The government intervening in the event of a national crisis is not equivalent to taking permanent ownership of the economic sector.
     
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    Good grief, :cuckoo:
     
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    Where does it state in the Constitution that our Federal Government has the authority or responsibility to clean up oil spills?
     
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    The same place it gives them the right to lease the oil drilling rights and the Control of all Natural resources DUMB ASS.
     
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    And where is that, Dumbass? I am looking at the document now and cannot find it anywhere.
     
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    I thought Obama just said he was in charge of the spill from day one?
     
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    And if you believe THAT line of crap, then hopefully you are the only one.
     
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    is it painful to be so purblind?
     
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    I often wonder how painful it is for the right to be so hypocritical.
     

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