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Quotes of the Week [6/7/2010]


  "It would be ridiculous to resign at this point." — BP CEO Tony Hayward on June 2, the same day he apologized to Gulf Coast residents for saying "I want my life back."

  "There ought to be a run on these once we get out of this session." — State Sen. Joe McPherson, D-Woodworth, after his Senate Transportation Committee gave swift passage to House Bill 96, which would create a special license plate for retired state employees. In light of the state's ongoing budget crunch, many are looking to cut costs by reducing the state's workforce.

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