Tell the EPA Not to Cut a Deal With BP

Sign the Petition Urging the EPA Not to Lift BP’s Suspension

For the past 15 months, BP — the corporation responsible for the Gulf oil disaster and numerous other safety, environmental and ethics violations — has been prohibited from receiving new oil drilling leases or other federal contracts.

But just this week, the president of BP America Inc. told an oil and gas association that “the company is getting closer to an agreement that would let it participate in federal oil lease sales and get other federal contracts.”

Sign Below to Support EPA’s Suspension of BP from Federal Contracts.


We the undersigned, urge the EPA not to reach an agreement with BP that would reward the corporation with lucrative contracts and access to natural resources extracted from public land and waters. We believe that the government's case in defense of its decision to maintain BP's suspension from federal contracts is strong, and we want the case to go forward so the court can rule against BP.



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Number Date Name Add a comment to the ...
4680 1 year ago Anonymous
4679 3.2 years ago K. Arnone
4678 3.3 years ago E B
4677 3.6 years ago Janis Todd
4676 3.6 years ago James & Leslea Kunz
4675 3.6 years ago Mark Teig
4674 3.6 years ago Karen Linn
4673 3.7 years ago Jane Goebel How can we trust BP?
4672 3.7 years ago Vic Mandarich
4671 3.7 years ago vicki kopinski
4670 3.7 years ago Terry Crossland The toxic effects of the Exxon Valdez and the BP massive oil spills are still not Cleaned Up!!!
No deals---Demand Total Cleanup and complete compensation---Nothing Less!!!
4669 3.7 years ago Natalie Carroll Continue to hold BP fully accountable. They are not to be trusted.
4668 3.7 years ago Mark holoubek
4667 3.7 years ago Helen Goldenberg
4666 3.7 years ago Jamie Burks
4665 3.7 years ago Sheilagh Creighton
4664 3.7 years ago Shirley Vitela
4663 3.7 years ago linda robinson
4662 3.7 years ago Joe Tonini BP was criminally negligent in the Gulf of Mexico. It is trying to prove it is now a good citizen through its PR campaign...devoting a fraction of its ill gotten gains to mislead the public.
4661 3.7 years ago Alice Robbins
4660 3.7 years ago Ronald C Faas
4659 3.7 years ago Dennis DeMarinis
4658 3.7 years ago Ed Jocz
4657 3.7 years ago v l
4656 3.7 years ago Michael Bloomfield
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