Barton has received over $1 million in campaign funding from big oil since 2000. It’s no wonder that he has always been a staunch supporter of oil but he went too far this morning. To publicly apologize to BP – and to do so in the formal context of a hearing on the floor of Congress – is way beyond politics as usual. I hope the voters of Texas’ 6th District respond by voting him out in the Fall.
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