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March 31, 2012

Senators Filibustered For $23,582,500

-- by Dave Johnson

This week the Senate filibustered the effort to stop giving huge, huge tax breaks and subsidies to oil companies. Why did they filibuster? FOR MONEY.

See Senators Who Voted To Protect Oil Tax Breaks Received $23,582,500 From Big Oil | ThinkProgress

What more needs to be said? This is filed under corruption & corporate rule.

Posted by Dave Johnson at March 31, 2012 10:55 AM


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