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Obama Oil Subsidies

Payola for the Most Profitable Corporations in History

Bill McKibben | Posted 06.05.2012 | Green
Bill McKibben

There's a problem: the very word "subsidies" makes American eyes glaze over. If due attention is to be paid, we have to figure out a language in which to talk about them that will make it clear just how loony our policy is.

Obama Pressures Congress To End Big Subsidies

AP | Posted 05.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's plea to Congress to end $4 billion in tax subsidies to oil companies was rebuffed Thursday as the Senate t...

Is an end to oil company welfare a winner for the Dems this Fall?

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

I have this cousin who made $45.2 billion the other year and I just found out that he didn't pay any tax to the US government last year. Oh, and he ...