It's simple. The oil companies show time and again they have not figured out how to clean up an oil spill or even cap one yet they keep investing to drill deeper and deeper. All economic benefits go into their pockets because the locals loose an economic benefit they may have gained once some sludge washes up on shore. NC is the WORST offshore place to drill given its proximity to the continental slope. It's the graveyard of the Atlantic for pete's sake. When will you guys realize that big industry throws you a bone while burning down your house. Get informed.
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