Via Think Progress: "In a 51-47 vote, 43 Senate Republicans and four Democrats filibustered to protect $24 billion in tax breaks for Big Oil. Although a majority voted for Sen. Robert Menendez's (D-NJ) bill, it fell short of the 60 needed...A Think Progress Green analysis shows how oil and gas companies have funneled cash to the same senators who protected its handouts...".* The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur breaks it down.
Tags: Big Oil, The Young Turks, Cenk Uygur, Government Subsidies, Corporate Welfare
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