BP ordered to build protective sand berms

Full story: TwinCities.com
As BP engineers suffered another setback Wednesday in the effort to capture oil gushing into the Gulf of Mexico, the Obama administration ordered the oil giant to pay for the construction of five protective sand berms off the Louisiana coast. Full Story
Hmmmmm

Farmington, MN

#2 Jun 3, 2010
The state was set to do this a few day's after the rig fire. They couldn't get the permits from the feds. Now the feds want to look like they are in charge.
More of the "Hope and Change". The current occupant of the Whitehouse want to grow the government. Good luck getting anything done with more layers of bureaucrats.

Since: Jan 09

United States of America

#3 Jun 3, 2010
BP has been fighting this all along, now they are "looking forward to doing this"? You can blame Obama if you want, but the buck stops a the BP doorstep.
BEJ

Saint Paul, MN

#4 Jun 3, 2010
Isn't this what the state has been asking permission to do for weeks while the idiots in the administration sent lawyers? No they act like they are forcing it to be done. What a bunch of clowns. Unfortunately when people are this stupid we all suffer. This was supposed to be the smartest white house in history. Talk about over educated idiots. As one headline says, part barney fife.

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