Although Barton recanted because it was politically correct, it doesn't belie his real opinion. And it's not just Barton -- many Republican Congress members think a $75 million cap should be put into place to protect big industries from these types of disasters.
It proves again that the Republican Party will place the best interests of big business and big industry above the best interests of the American people.
And no, I am not a Democrat. But I am still an American.