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Petition to Debar BP- Action


Environment  (tags: BP, suspension, oil spill, court, federal contractor, settlement, max. penalty, environment, destruction )

Angelika
- 492 days ago - action.citizen.org
BP has announced to its shareholders that it is in negotiations with the government to quickly resolve and lift the suspension. Don't Let BP Off the Hook: Demand BP's Suspension From Federal Contracts.



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Angelika R. (146)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 4:43 pm
Public Citizen is calling on the EPA to ban BP from federal contracts for five years before reconsidering the corporation’s contractor eligibility.
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We, the undersigned, urge you to debar BP, as the 14 criminal guilty pleas and past criminal history demonstrate BP to be a nonresponsbile entity.

This debarment should last through the company’s five year criminal probation period, and should include access to new government oil and natural gas leases, in addition to contracts.

It is clear that, as a repeat criminal felon, BP no longer can be trusted to effectively serve as a contractor or as a federal leaseholder. Its promises to do better going forward are not a sufficient basis for finding that it is a responsible entity.

After all BP has done, only a demonstrated record of responsible conduct over a period of years can satisfy that threshold.
 

Angelika R. (146)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 4:47 pm
"The timing is quite convenient, especially considering that the next round of auctions for offshore drilling leases is scheduled for March 20.

Despite spewing more than 200 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, BP is still one of the largest leaseholders in the region — and its dominance in the area could increase significantly.

If its suspension gets lifted, the corporate criminal will be eligible for the 38 million acres of drilling leases in the Gulf.

Not only is our government offering a get out-of-jail-free card to BP — which just recently pleaded guilty to 14 criminal charges — but it also could green-light the corporation to bid on extremely lucrative federal contracts within the next few weeks"
 

Dandelion G. (375)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 5:09 pm
Thank You for Signing the Petition to Debar BP
 

Sue H. (7)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 5:10 pm
Noted and SO signed, thanks!
 

AniMae Chi (388)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 5:22 pm
SIGNED!
 

Nicole W. (629)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 5:44 pm
signed and shared, thank you Angelika
 

Dianne Lynn Eakin (733)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 6:38 pm
N&S&SHARED
 

Tamara Noforwardsplz (185)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 6:51 pm
Noted, signed, twittered and google shared. Thanks Angelika
 

Kit B. (277)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 7:10 pm

Thank You for Signing the Petition to Debar BP - tweeted
 

Henriette Matthijssen (146)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 12:15 am
I signed & the other one as well that came up. Thanks Angie.
 

Autumn S. (138)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 5:40 am
signed and noted
 

Elizabeth O. (88)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 9:14 am
Signed.
 

Ben Oscarsito (352)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 10:03 am
Done. 6,324 have signed so far. BP = Bloody Plague!!!
 

Natasha Salgado (506)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 5:19 pm
Done,thanks Angelika.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 3:43 am
Signed , thanks .
 

Birgitta S. (221)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 5:08 am
Signed. Vielen Dank, Angelika.
 

Care member (1)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 5:18 am
Done
 

paolo gualandri (5)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 6:07 am
signed! :)
 

John B. (215)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 6:08 am
Thanks Angelika for posting the link to the petition. This petition, along with massive fines, will put BP on notice that their will be held accountable for their actions, Signed and noted.
"Thank You for Signing the Petition to Debar BP."
 

Joe R. (187)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:08 am
Thanks Angelika. Signed and noted.
 

Emma S. (217)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:34 am
Done! Thanks, Angie.
 

Stephanie Reap (192)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:44 am
signed and noted. TY
 

Christina Carlson (16)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:54 am
I remember listening to the radio as millions of gallons of crude oil gushed into the gulf coast and wondering what could possibly be done to hold those responsible accountable for the damage done. Well, this would be a good start as far as I'm concerned. The cost of doing business with BP is just too damn high when they plan to deduct their damages paid from the taxes they are legally required to remit as a multi-billion dollar corporation operating in America. Don't allow our hard-earned tax dollars to aid and offset a criminally negligent company!!!!
 

Anna M. (18)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 10:01 am
Noted and signed

while we are it....no more subsidies for the oil companies either!
 

Christeen Anderson (468)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 12:20 pm
Signed.
 

Ray Lovelace (1)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 12:30 pm
It should be the LEAST we can do.
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 12:42 pm
Signed
 

Joanne Dixon (35)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 12:58 pm
Signed gladly. Now, is there any way we can get Shell debarred?
 

Jaime A. (32)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 1:14 pm
Done.
 

Hartson Doak (32)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 1:24 pm
The free ride that Big Oil has had needs to end. Big Oil needs to be held accountable for every mishap that occurs. The tax breaks need to end. Every effort needs to be made to end the use of oil and gas for generating electricity.
 

Dianne D. (453)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 1:48 pm
signed
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 2:59 pm
Signed
 

Darren Woolsey (57)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 3:11 pm
Especially when pump prices are on the rise again.... fie!
 

Birgit W. (140)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:01 pm
Signed
 

Jeremy S. (2)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:08 pm
A coworker of mine proudly stated that BP cleaned up its mess. Well, yes, but if it had taken proper precautions, there wouldn't have been a mess to clean up in the first place!
 

Joy Mcronald (127)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:41 pm
noted..
 

Winn Adams (187)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:44 pm
Signed
 

Spirit Spider (86)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 8:17 pm
Both signed. Thanks Angelika
 

Laurie S. (73)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 9:28 pm
Thank You for Signing the Petition to Debar BP
 

Carla van der Meer (432)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 9:52 pm
Signed. BP must be made to pay. I would like to see them ruined.
 

Colleen L. (2)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 10:10 pm
Petition signed, Thanks Angelika.
 

Victoria Pohrebna (269)
Friday March 8, 2013, 1:16 am
Signed.
 

Jarmila Bernathova (24)
Friday March 8, 2013, 5:19 am
signed
 

Lisa Neste (695)
Friday March 8, 2013, 2:02 pm
Thank You for Signing the Petition to Debar BP' Thank you Angelika!
 

Lois Jordan (55)
Friday March 8, 2013, 2:42 pm
Signed & noted. Thanks, Angelika.
 

Ellen G. (337)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 7:33 am
done
 

Melania Padilla (173)
Monday March 11, 2013, 12:48 pm
Signed
 
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