26 Mar '12, 2pm

Legislation Ending Oil Industry Tax Breaks Will Foster Better Energy Choices

Press contact: Bob Keefe, NRDC, 202-289-2373 or [email protected] or Elizabeth Heyd 202-289-2424 or [email protected] If you are not a member of the press, please write to us at [email protected] or see our contact page Legislation Ending Oil Industry Tax Breaks Will Foster Better Energy Choices NRDC: “We need to quit rewarding an industry that keeps us addicted to their product.” WASHINGTON (March 26, 2012) – The Senate is scheduled to vote today on a proposal to repeal billions in oil industry tax incentives funded by the American people. The bill, sponsored by Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), would re-direct those taxpayer dollars to promote the development of renewable energy sources, which will reduce our oil dependency and help lower our gas bills. The oil industry currently receives about $4 billion in tax breaks. Following is a statement from Natural Resources Defense Cou...

Full article: http://www.nrdc.org/media/2012/120326.asp

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