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July 20, 2010 7:17 PM

BP's oil spill caused by fed's 'dangerous culture of permissiveness'

The Bush administration focused from its earliest days on ramping up domestic oil and gas production, charged House Democrats, but at the same time allowed the industry a "dangerous culture of permissiveness" that culminated in the April 20 explosion of the Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico.

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