by MPD
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“The new cap is good news. Either we will be able to stop the flow, or we will be able to use it to capture almost all of the oil until the relief well is done. But we’re not going to know for certain which approach makes sense until additional data is in. And all the American people should rest assured that all of these decisions will be based on the science and what’s best for the people of the Gulf.”

- President Barack Obama discussing the recent capping of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. We are, of course, excited to hear that the oil has stopped leaking and are crossing our fingers that this might be a permanent solution. To read Obama’s entire speech, stop on by HuffingtonPost.com.