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石溪—2010年,路易斯安那州州长鲍比·金达尔(Bobby Jindal)发起了一项2.2亿美元的计划,用沙堤阻挡英国石油公司油井中的原油流入墨西哥湾。科学家们反对这一计划,指出这样做只会伤害当地生态系统。即在使全国委员会调查了漏油情况并宣布该计划失败、只拦截到漏入墨西哥湾的五百万桶原油中的1,000桶后,金达尔仍拒绝妥协,声称委员会的陈述“康纳税人之慨行党派修正主义之实。”



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