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Oil execs in Senate hearing as gulf oil spill cleanup efforts continue -- photos

Oil companies stress one another's failures in a Senate hearing as cleanup and containment efforts continue in the Gulf of Mexico, after the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig April 20.

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