Three Ways Big Oil Spends Its Profits to Defend Oil Subsidies and Defeat Clean Energy | NationofChange

Overall, these efforts to keep their tax breaks while weakening public health safeguards from pollution have paid off in Congress and for Republican candidates. The House of Representatives is the most anti-environment in Congressional history, averaging at least one anti-environment vote per day to eliminate or undermine pollution protections, many benefiting Big Oil. And the Romney/Ryan budget plan would give the big five oil companies another $2.3 billion annual tax cut beyond existing loopholes.

via Three Ways Big Oil Spends Its Profits to Defend Oil Subsidies and Defeat Clean Energy | NationofChange.

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