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7-11 Drops Venezuela-backed Citgo as a Gas Supplier

Discussion in '2006 Archive' started by Revmitchell, Sep 28, 2006.

  1. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member
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    ............Citgo is a Houston-based subsidiary of Venezuela's state-owned oil company, and the foreign parent became a public-relations issue
    for 7-Eleven because of comments by Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez.

    Chavez has called President George W. Bush the devil and an alcoholic. The U.S. government has warned that Chavez is a destabilizing force in Latin America.

    7-Eleven spokesman Margaret Chabris said that, "Regardless of politics, we sympathize with many Americans' concern over derogatory comments about our country and its leadership recently made by Venezuela's president Hugo Chavez.".......................

    http://www.firstcoastnews.com/news/usworld/news-article.aspx?storyid=65745
     
  2. KenH

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    Way to go, 7-Eleven! :thumbs:
     
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    Ain't enough, but it's a good step. BOYCOTT CITGO !!!!

    Let no one pick up CITGO from 7-11 !
     
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