Carville To Obama: Tell BP 'I'm Your Daddy'

Blasts the president again for not taking control
By Emily Rauhala,  Newser Staff
Posted May 27, 2010 7:24 AM CDT

James Carville is on a tear to push the president to step up his response to the gulf oil spill. He kept the campaign going last night on John King's show on CNN by advising Obama: "Tell BP 'I'm your daddy, I'm in charge, you're going to do what we say." He didn't have kind words for BP, either. "They have been negligent," he told CNN. "They need to whip out their checkbook and start moving into action and the president needs to push them." Click here for the latest on the disaster in the gulf.

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