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Oil Taxes

Heineken CEO Praises Obama's 'Very European' $10 Oil Tax Plan

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 01.05.2017 | Business

The chief executive of brewing giant Heineken International praised on Wednesday a White House proposal to tax oil companies $10 per barrel to fund gr...

Not Everyone Is Loving The Low Price Of Gas

Pew's Stateline | Elaine S. Povich | Posted 02.06.2015 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

Ohio Republicans Turn Against Their Governor on Behalf of the Oil Industry

Carl Pope | Posted 07.10.2012 | Green
Carl Pope

A rock-ribbed reactionary Governor who proposes a very modest tax increase on oil and gas that would not even begin to raise Ohio taxes to those in Texas and Oklahoma is broadsided by his own party.

Big Oil: Ending Our Tax Breaks Would Be 'Un-American'

Posted 07.12.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (Timothy Gardner and Deborah Charles) - The world's biggest oil companies on Wednesday launched broadsides against Democratic plans to pare...

Lila Shapiro

U.S. Becomes Net Exporter Of Fuel For First Time In Nearly 20 Years | Lila Shapiro | Posted 07.03.2011 | Business

This piece has been updated. While some Americans cut back on driving as gas prices soar, the U.S. has become a net exporter of fuel for the first ...

The States Where People Can't Afford Gas

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 06.28.2011 | Business

Gas prices fluctuate sharply from state to state. Regular unleaded fuel costs $4.17 per gallon in Alabama, while the price is below $3.50 in other sta...