Why doesn't Obama use $400B in unspent Stimulus for Gulf?

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    Hmmm?

    Recovery.gov

    $377B unspent.

    Why isn't it being used to stop further damage in the Gulf?
     
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    Why doesn't he lift the Jone's Act restrictions and allow the Europeans to help us out?

    Indifference and he is still cowtowing to the unions.
     
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    He wants to turn the Gulf into a Chocolate Shoreline
     
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    Why should the American taxpayers (and their progeny) bail out yet another failed business? Every last DIME of the money that has to be spent should come out of the pockets of the businesses responsible for this mess.
     
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    Are you now asking the American taxpayer to clean up yet ANOTHER corporation's mess?:eek:
     
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    Only the extremely niave think that BP will pay for this clean-up.
     
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    BP's CEO could sell his YACHT to help out.....I mean now that he has finished with the race and all...:eusa_eh:
     
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    We have a 230+ year tradition of laws and courts to settle these matters, if it's an economic matter why end run our courts for a few buck when Obama is sitting on 20 times that amount? Hmmmm?
     
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    BP was headed to US Courts to work out how much they should pay. Did Obama just end run US Courts for $20B?
     
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    Because MANY Americans are tired of bailing out big corporations??
     

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