The idea that Republicans would ever go along with further regulating the oil industry is laughable, and funding? Forget about it
It is all too easy to find corporate malfeasance. It is the basis of their nasty reputations, and the reason they need to be regulated.
It is unfortunate, but Republicans and some Democrats are plodding ahead as if America's exceptionalism will protect it from catastrophes even as they are occurring right before their eyes.