oil and gas companies, spent $146.3 million on lobbying last year

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    Stop regulating their industries and then they will have no reason to spend money lobbying politicians.
     
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    That's a GREAT fucking idea. Even with regulations in place, just look at what BP did to the Gulf last year....:cuckoo:
     
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    That's less than unions spent on Dem candidates in the election last year.
     
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    What they did to the gulf coast? They had an accident. One accident over thousands of rigs used 365 days a year for decades.

    Tylenol killed people a while back.

    Ecoli seeped into the food chain killing people

    Shit happens.

    Doesnt make it an ongoing problem.
     
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    Anyone know how much money was spent by unions and others that got exemptions from Obamacare?
     
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    My point being, if there were less, or NO regulations in place, can you imagine how much worse things would be. For examples, look no further than India or China.
     
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