23 Jul '11, 2pm

IT'S OBAMA'S CALL!! North America's Tar Sands: The New Middle East

Friday July 22, 2011, 10:14 pm "Let's hope that the almost million dollars Obama received for his campaign from Big Oil last election hasn't bought off his decision and gets another sweetheart deal like BP did in the Gulf." According to Follow the Oil Money,@ oilmoney.priceofoil.org/federalRaceGraph.php, "Coming in last in big oil money contributions is Democrat Barack Obama. But before crowning Senator Obama a man of the people, Obama was no slouch either, having accepted over $128 thousand dollars from big oil interests. The actual number of contributing oil corporations in Barack Obama's case were fewer and the contributions themselves were generally smaller. The politician who benefitted the most from big oil campaign contributions in the 2008 Presidential campaign was former Presidential candidate Republican Rudy Giuliani with $634 thousand dollars. By constrast, in t...

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