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Demand Obama Take Action on Climate - Please Sign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Climate change, pollution, ecosystems, destruction, globalwarming, science, research, dishonesty, fracking, Big Oil, coal )

- 1921 days ago -
President Obama is still pushing an all-of-the-above energy strategy that prioritizes dirty industries over clean, sustainable energy. Sign the petition urging Obama to tell us his plan to address climate change.
TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL Your Senators: Stand Up for the American People, Not for the Big Oil Companies!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, congress, politics, activism, Big Oil, people power, government, media, news )

- 2134 days ago -
Over the past decade, the big five oil companies - BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil and Shell - have earned more than $1 trillion in profits. At the same time, these oil companies also enjoy billions in special tax breaks. It's time to fight back.
Repeal Big Oil Tax Subsidies Act ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, big oil, tax payers, government, corruption )

- 2222 days ago -
This bill is a no-brainer. It saves taxpayers a lot of money and won't hurt an industry already raking in record profits. We just need a big show of public support to convince our Republican colleagues to do what's right for America.
Obama's March Madness
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, politics, news, dirty energy, environment, Big Oil, elections, candidates, americans, usa, media, u.s. )

- 2246 days ago -
Spring is in the air -- but has the president really fallen madly in love with dirty energy? As usual, the answer is complicated.
Time to End Big Oil Subsidies ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ocean drilling, big oil, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, environment, ecosystems, congress )

- 2247 days ago -
President Obama has called on Congress to vote to end government giveaways to Big Oil. Senator Robert Menendez has answered that call by proposing a bill that ends wasteful oil subsidies and the Senate will vote on it next week.
Let Big Oil/Coal Pay for Hurricane Damage ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Big Oil, environment, destruction, FEMA, corruption, republicans )

- 2455 days ago -
Did you see this alert? House Republicans are holding FEMA funding hostage, saying that the $3.6 billion in emergency storm relief funding must be offset by cuts in other federal programs. We can't let them use the latest disaster to cut Medicare or edu
Senate Votes to Keep Oil Subsidies - Tell Them How You Feel! PLEASE TAKE ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Big OIl, politics, US, US Senate )

- 2557 days ago -
Take this opportunity to send a message to your senators and, depending on how they voted, thank those who sided with the public -- and hold those who sided with Big Oil accountable.
GOBP Blocks Bill to End Subsidies
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP Greed, Big Oil, Video )

- 2560 days ago -
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End Taxpayer-Funded Subsidies for Big Oil PLEASE ACT NOW
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, big oil, economy, corruption )

- 2568 days ago -
With environmental and climate catastrophe looming, gas prices soaring, and untoward profits and public opinion on our side, we have a real shot at ending oil subsidies now. But we need you to help make our voices heard. Write to your U.S. senator about..
Tell Congress to Stop the Big Oil Bailout PLEASE ACT NOW
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: big oil, congress, senate )

- 2568 days ago -
Last year you joined thousands of USAction/TrueMajority members in asking the Senate to stop sending subsidies and tax breaks to Big Oil in the wake of the BP oil spill. This week, your work is finally paying off as the Senate prepares to vote on a bill
Tell Congress: End Oil Subsidies PLEASE TAKE ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: big oil, economy, government )

- 2571 days ago -
It's outrageous that our government continues to reward these oil giants with an additional $4 billion a year of our money in tax credits and subsidies. But pressure is building to finally end these big oil handouts.
Tell Congress to Repeal Oil Subsidies and Invest in Clean Energy PLEASE TAKE ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Big Oil, corruption, government, clean energy )

- 2573 days ago -
The time to stop throwing away money in yesterday's energy has come. Now is the time to invest in our future. That means we must deploy clean, sustainable and domestic fuel, promote truly fuel-efficient vehicles, provide incentives to offer more public...
RepubliCorp: Buying Democracy One Race at a Time
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, RepubliCorp, corporate front groups, Corporate interests, big oil, Wall Street )

- 2770 days ago -
The best way to stop these corporate front groups from stealing our election is to make sure as many people as possible know they're trying to do it--and we created this chart as a fun way to spread the word
Proposition 23: Boxer Assails Fiorina for Supporting a Push to Roll Back the State's Global Warming Law - Latimes.Com
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: climate change, climate legislation, prop23, Barbara Boxer, Carly Fiorina, big oil, dirty coal )

- 2808 days ago -
Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer said Friday that rival Carly Fiorina's recent embrace of a November ballot measure that would roll back the state's landmark global warming law was evidence that the Republican was "in the pocket of big oil" and "dirty coal."
The Prepared Text For Sarah Palin's Love Letter To Big Oil [Updated]»
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Sarah Palin, Alaska, oil profits, BIG OIL, John McCain, George Bush, environment, wildlife, Campaign 2008, Republicans, Neocons, PNAC, war for oil )

- 3486 days ago -
Below is the text of her prepared remarks -- a half-hour love letter to Big Oil.

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