BRADENTON, Fla. — As the Deepwater Horizon oil spill expands, attorneys in Florida have begun talking about devising an emergency financing program for a quick clean-up response.

Initial discussions have taken place among some bond attorneys and bankers as to how a program could be undertaken, for example, by a local government.

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