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nrdc.org 17 May '11, 11pm

WASHINGTON (May 17, 2011) -- After the Senate failed to pass a bill to eliminate nearly $4 billion a year in Big Oil tax b...

Ending Big Oil’s tax holiday

climateprogress.org 17 May '11, 1pm

Ending Big Oil’s tax holiday May 17, 2011 Daniel J. Weiss and Kate Gordon in a CAP cross-post . The Senate plans to vote t...

Senate Holds Hearing on Big Oil Tax Breaks

Senate Holds Hearing on Big Oil Tax Breaks

triplepundit.com 13 May '11, 10am

One argument heard often from the sustainability community, in favor of further taxing big oil has little to do with profi...

Senate Holds Hearing on Big Oil Tax Breaks: By ...

triplepundit.com 14 May '11, 3pm

Because the oil industry has been around so long, it has effectively integrated many of its subsidies into other forms. Fo...

Senators who voted to preserve $21B in oil subs...

climateprogress.org 17 May '11, 11pm

Majority of Senate votes to repeal oil subsidies Filibuster to protect Big Oil Welfare fueled by oil money May 17, 2011 Br...

Will Congress finally end government handouts f...

grist.org 17 May '11, 9pm

Will Congress finally end government handouts for Big Oil? Cross-posted from the Center for American Progress . The Senate...

Repealing tax breaks for oil companies is NOT a...

climateprogress.org 16 May '11, 2pm

The fact that tax expenditures are government spending is widely recognized by conservative economists and politicians. Pr...

Big Oil

switchboard.nrdc.org 12 May '11, 1pm

12:00 Taking a brief break, be back soon. 11:55 Wonder when any one of these guys last pumped gas? Rockefeller (D-WV), to ...

Shill, Baby, Shill: Big Oil Still Getting Big T...

treehugger.com 06 May '11, 6pm

Photo credit: tsuda via Flickr/Creative Commons Yesterday I watched the U.S. House of Representatives shill for Big Oil ag...

Senate vote giving tax breaks to some of richest companies in America is in an hour. Call your Senator: #oilhandouts

Senate vote giving tax breaks to some of riches...

greenforall.org 17 May '11, 7pm

Ever get the feeling that Congress isn't listening to you? We feel the same way. These days, it seems as if Big Oil CEOs a...

The facts of Big Oil's tax loopholes and windfa...

climateprogress.org 12 May '11, 1pm

Americans eager to reduce the mammoth federal debt that threatens our economy’s long-term prosperity overwhelmingly suppor...

Shill, Baby, Shill: Big Oil Still Getting Big T...

treehugger.com 06 May '11, 6pm

Photo credit: tsuda via Flickr/Creative Commons Yesterday I watched the U.S. House of Representatives shill for Big Oil ag...