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The best quotes: Congress grills Big Oil

By: Russell McLendon on June 16, 2010, 4:04 p.m.
Chevron Chairman John Watson

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Chevron: We'd know better, too

"It certainly appears that not all the standards that we would recommend or that we would employ were in place."

— Chevron Chairman John Watson (left), joining other Big Oil bosses in reassuring lawmakers his company would have handled the Deepwater Horizon drilling differently than BP.