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But the NGSA, this time manning the barricades with the Independent Petroleum Association of America, the American Public Gas Association and the Process Gas Consumers Group, wants FERC to require quite a bit of extra financial information.
He also succinctly summed up the stark choice facing the SSP: choose between manning the barricades or sitting on the benches of our parliament.
The Sir Humphrey-style mandarins have already said they won't be manning the barricades in their pinstripe suits.