VIDEO: Kate Sheppard Talks BP Spill on Hardball

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I was on Hardball with Chris Matthews tonight discussing the BP spill and who should take the lion’s share of the blame–BP or the US government. Abrahm Lustgarten of ProPublica was also featured in the segment.

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