Obama Scolds Oil Companies For ‘Ridiculous Spectacle’ During Hearings | Talking Points Memo

In his speech today on the Gulf Coast oil spill, President Obama criticized the oil companies for their “ridiculous spectacle” during this week’s congressional hearings, during which Obama said they were “falling over each other to point the finger of blame on somebody else.”Obama said that he “did not appreciate what I considered to be a ridiculous spectacle during the congressional hearings into this matter.”

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