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Car Dealers May Escape Scrutiny Of Consumer Loans

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Democrats' Campaign Finance Bill Faces Hurdles

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S.C. Democrats To Deliberate Mystery Nominee's Fate

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Offshore Oil Industry Gets Breaks From Washington

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BP Sought To Ease Canada's Policy On Relief Wells

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Clinton Enlisted To Get Sestak To Drop Senate Bid

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Head Of Offshore Drilling Agency Steps Down

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Amid Scrutiny After Spill, Oil Lobby Weighs Response

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Offshore Drilling Regulator Under Scrutiny After Spill

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Ties Between Regulator, Firms Eyed In Gulf Spill

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House Panel Examines Gulf Coast Oil Spill

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Panel: Defects May Have Contributed To Oil Spill

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Key Events That Led To Deepwater Blowout

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Democrats Seek Disclosure On Political Ads

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Democrats Introduce Campaign Finance Bill

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