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pnwmom Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-11-10 08:36 AM
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35. Does anyone know what he is referring to when he says:
"It is generally not the practice of this country to change the laws after the game."

We already have liability laws that would make them responsible for the costs. So what is he talking about?
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  -Boehner: Government--i.e. Taxpayers--Should Help Pay For Oil Spill TomCADem  Jun-10-10 10:42 PM   #0 
  - Tell boner..  Cha   Jun-10-10 10:52 PM   #1 
  - 1 1/2 MILLION GALLONS A DAY or as BP calls it.... 5000 a day  happygoluckytoyou   Jun-11-10 06:12 AM   #22 
  - Oh, for crying out loud...  CaliforniaPeggy   Jun-10-10 10:52 PM   #2 
  - And that's capitalism . . . they wreck everything ... we pay for it--!!  defendandprotect   Jun-10-10 10:56 PM   #3 
  - More socialized risk  dflprincess   Jun-10-10 11:05 PM   #5 
     - In Boner's little mind, there's always money for wars and big business, but screw the little guy.  bulloney   Jun-11-10 05:40 AM   #20 
        - War continues to be a huge profit center for elites ... and amazing what they get  defendandprotect   Jun-11-10 09:33 AM   #42 
  - This really should do him in...but Dems don't know how to use this stuff.  shirleym   Jun-10-10 11:02 PM   #4 
  - Yes, agree, this should be the END of the boner era!!!! n/t  activa8tr   Jun-11-10 09:42 AM   #43 
  - I'm sure all those unemployed workers in my birth state of Ohio  DebbieCDC   Jun-10-10 11:05 PM   #6 
  - OK Boner. You demand that we reduce the deficit.....  Dr.Phool   Jun-10-10 11:16 PM   #7 
  - Only if  FBI_Un_Sub   Jun-10-10 11:22 PM   #8 
  - Uh, hell no and fuck you boner...nt  and-justice-for-all   Jun-10-10 11:24 PM   #9 
  - Of course the republicans willsay that out loud. The Democrats feel the same way  rhett o rick   Jun-10-10 11:30 PM   #10 
  - What, why should we be on the hook? Think of all them oil profits....  Historic NY   Jun-10-10 11:31 PM   #11 
  - Well, heard on Rachel's show last night  newspeak   Jun-11-10 12:05 PM   #49 
  - Again, the GOP's insanity will most likely end up the saving grace of the Dems in the fall.  Dawson Leery   Jun-11-10 12:09 AM   #12 
  - the pro-oil drilling Dems don't look too good, either, and that includes O  wordpix   Jun-11-10 08:43 AM   #39 
  - K&R because it is important that DUers read this.  JDPriestly   Jun-11-10 02:27 AM   #13 
  - Unfortunately we will end up paying for a good bit of it.  Sherman A1   Jun-11-10 03:13 AM   #14 
  - Allowing BP to pay a dividend should help hasten that bankruptcy.  No Elephants   Jun-11-10 04:12 AM   #17 
  - The people responsible for the spill ?  Trajan   Jun-11-10 03:21 AM   #15 
  - Taxpayers are already paying and will ultimately pay much more than BP ever will.  No Elephants   Jun-11-10 04:05 AM   #16 
  - But Boehner and The U.S. Chamber Also Want To Help Bail-Out BP  TomCADem   Jun-11-10 11:27 PM   #53 
  - Ah privatize the profits and socialize the losses... free markets, what a scam. n/t  fasttense   Jun-11-10 05:24 AM   #18 
  - We need to bring some of that oil to Washington to boil SOBs  Hubert Flottz   Jun-11-10 05:28 AM   #19 
  - If Pelosi or Reid had said something like this, it would be repeated on every MSM newscast!  DailyGrind51   Jun-11-10 05:58 AM   #21 
  - If we the American taxpayer should help fund the clean-up efforts, we should  Raster   Jun-11-10 06:16 AM   #23 
  - the fines are $4300/barrel + whatever else is spewed is owed in royalties to US  wordpix   Jun-11-10 08:42 AM   #38 
  - "Heads on pikes"  FiveGoodMen   Jun-11-10 03:53 PM   #52 
  - Taking money from other people to give to BP? That sounds like socialism to me.  YewNork   Jun-11-10 07:18 AM   #24 
  - No, it's an even scarier word than that...  Thav   Jun-11-10 07:28 AM   #25 
  - As I predicted from the beginning.  Lerkfish   Jun-11-10 07:46 AM   #26 
  - No  erpowers   Jun-11-10 07:54 AM   #27 
  - Take your socialist ideas and go fuck yourself Boehner. n/t  Jefferson23   Jun-11-10 08:03 AM   #28 
  - Well, Sarah Palin wants the government to take over BP  NewJeffCT   Jun-11-10 08:15 AM   #29 
     - Yep, and you would hope their supporters could see through  Jefferson23   Jun-11-10 08:21 AM   #31 
        - Expecting Palin supporters to see through the BS  NewJeffCT   Jun-11-10 09:00 AM   #41 
  - Republican credo  disndat   Jun-11-10 08:17 AM   #30 
  - I have an idea....  JoshieR   Jun-11-10 08:25 AM   #32 
  - Republican Platform: Privatize the profits, socialize the risks. n/t  Strelnikov_   Jun-11-10 08:28 AM   #33 
  - ain't it the truth? What about their "small government" meme? Where's the T-party on this one?  wordpix   Jun-11-10 08:41 AM   #37 
  - And they always complain about "distorting markets".  Zynx   Jun-12-10 12:21 AM   #55 
  - boner, says what? nt  Javaman   Jun-11-10 08:36 AM   #34 
  - Does anyone know what he is referring to when he says:  pnwmom   Jun-11-10 08:36 AM   #35 
  - Boner, go back to snorting your Camels - & fine BP the $4300/barrel + royalties to US  wordpix   Jun-11-10 08:40 AM   #36 
  - No, no, a thousand times NO.  Paper Roses   Jun-11-10 08:59 AM   #40 
  - The GOP always supports corporate welfare  ixion   Jun-11-10 10:13 AM   #44 
  - And right after they've paid that off, I think the government (tax-  smirkymonkey   Jun-11-10 10:17 AM   #45 
  - So the all-knowing and all-powerful free market gets a pass on this one?  Hosnon   Jun-11-10 10:24 AM   #46 
  - Then we'd better get our billion dollar bonuses.  bikebloke   Jun-11-10 10:43 AM   #47 
  - BP can go fuck off  Maine-ah   Jun-11-10 11:42 AM   #48 
  - Boehner is delusional.  bdamomma   Jun-11-10 12:11 PM   #50 
  - So Boner! You want to keep boning Americans? I say we T-BONE YOU!!!  cascadiance   Jun-11-10 03:11 PM   #51 
  - Norman Goldman played a clip of that today  Quantess   Jun-11-10 11:55 PM   #54 

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