Breaking Down The BP Settlement: Where Will The Money Go?

From ThinkProgress Fri Nov 16 2012, 09:19:15

by Kiley Kroh Yesterday, the Justice Department announced BP agreed to plead guilty to 14 criminal charges stemming from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill and agreed to pay $4.5 billion in fines and penalties - the largest single criminal fine and largest total criminal resolution in US history. Attorney General Eric Holder emphasized several [...]

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