14 May '12, 10am

Bill to end US fossil fuel subsidies will go into US Congress - in time for #Rio+20, where global end is on the agenda?

Bill to end US fossil fuel subsidies will go into US Congress - in time for #Rio+20, where global end is on the agenda?

Senator Sanders is enlisting the help of citizens to garner support for the bill by asking them to sign a petition . Perhaps the petition will help the bill have a fighting chance of survival. However, past bills trying to end fossil fuel subsidies were defeated, and this particular bill is the most ambitious of them all by seeking to effectively end subsidies to fossil fuel companies. But if anyone can pull it off, it’s the independent Senator from Vermont.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/05/bill-fossil-fuel-subs...

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