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No More Tax Dollars for Oil Expansion
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, greed, Canada, oil, subsidies, petitions )

Freya
- 146 days ago - dogwoodbc.ca
Everyday people are struggling to get ahead. Meanwhile, oil companies rake in exorbitant profits - thanks to publicly-funded handouts, tax breaks and bailouts.
End Fossil Fuel Subsidies
Business  (tags: Big Oil, greed, subsidies, corporate welfare, waste of taxpayers' money, petitions )

Freya
- 441 days ago - act.democracyforamerica.com
Over his career, Paul Ryan has received nearly $2M in contributions from the fossil fuel industry. Randy Bryce has pledged not to accept any contributions from fossil fuel companies and, as a Congressman, he would lobby to end corporate welfare for...
Tell Our Elected Leaders: Put Working People Before Amazon Subsidies!
Business  (tags: corporations, economic injustice, subsidies, working class, wages, petitions )

Freya
- 494 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Amazon kicked off a nationwide competition last fall to find a city to house its second corporate headquarters, nicknamed "HQ2." In turn, politicians offered elaborate and expensive subsidy packages in order to secure HQ2 for their communities.
Petition - Tell Congress to Stop Funneling Money Into Factory Farms
Business  (tags: congress, Factory Farming, subsidies, Animal Cruelty, deplorable conditions, ethical treatment of animals, food system, wrong priorities, exploitation, tax dollars, longterm consequences, Environmental issues, Sustainable Development, responsibility )


- 520 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Right now, a bill is being drafted that will shape the entire U.S. food system for the next five years - the 2018 Farm Bill. Traditionally, mega factory farms and cheap junk food companies have been the major beneficiaries of these bills, with the...
Federal Reserve - Petition
Business  (tags: petition, wall street, banks, Federal Reserve, subsidies )

Sheryl
- 1137 days ago - act.demandprogress.org
Please move quickly to end the outdated and unnecessary giveaway of $7 billion to the biggest banks over the next 10 years. Ignore Wall Streets outlandish claim of having a constitutional right to that risk free return.
Tell Congress: Close Big Oil Tax Loopholes
Business  (tags: oil, fossil fuel, corporate welfare, subsidies, petitions )

Freya
- 1389 days ago - signforgood.com
In 2013, taxpayers spent BILLIONS in subsidies for big oil and gas companies - the same year the Big Five oil companies brought in $93 BILLION in profits. That's $177,000 per minute! ItâEUR(TM)s outrageous: Congress is pouring money into companies that are...
Fossil Fuels Subsidised By $10m a Minute, Says IMF (With Video "Keep Fossil Fuels in the Ground")
Business  (tags: costs, pollution, IMF, subsidies, health costs, humans )

Evelyn
- 1492 days ago - theguardian.com
'Shocking' revelation finds $5.3tn subsidy estimate for 2015 is greater than the total health spending of all the world's governments. The vast sum is largely due to polluters not paying the costs imposed on governments by the burning of coal, oil & gas
Big Oil's Astronomical Hand-Out: Fossil Fuels Receive $5.3 Trillion in Global Subsidies Each Year
Business  (tags: Oil and Gas, fossil fuels, greenhouse-gas emissions, Climate Change, Global Warming, Subsidies, Sustainability News )

Judy
- 1495 days ago - salon.com
If fossil fuels are "cheap" -- or even affordable -- it's only because the world's governments are subsidizing the true cost of their impacts.
What In The Devil's Going On In Tasmania?
Business  (tags: Tasmania, heritage, Anak Sarawak Bangsa Malaysia, Corruption, Dictator, Human rights, Sarawak Politics, Save Sarawak, Taib Mahmud, subsidies, family, interests, politics, loss-making )

Evelyn
- 1864 days ago - hornbillunleashed.wordpress.com
So, how come the Australians are being such mugs, supporting this 'loss-making' venture that is ripping out Tasmania's own heritage forests as well? It comes down to politics rather than economics, of course.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Greyhound Racing Could Be on Its Way Out in Iowa
Business  (tags: TATOOS, drugging, torture, rabbits, murder, casinos, decoupling, gambling, greyhound racing, greyhounds, iowa, racetracks, rescue, subsidies, food, medicine, disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, health, treatment, safety, nutrition, illness, money, co )

Kelly
- 1971 days ago - care2.com
There's growing support among lawmakers and business leaders in Iowa to shut down the only two greyhound racetracks in the state that are operating in Dubuque and Council Bluffs.
The Story of Broke
Business  (tags: americans, usa, ethics, taxes, subsidies, economy, corruption, money, debt, business, finance, law )

Nancy
- 2476 days ago - front.moveon.org
What If The Country Isn't Really Broke?
Tell Congress: End Oil Subsidies
Business  (tags: big, oil, money, politics, subsidies, gas, prices, consumers, americans, business, corporate, welfare )

Tom
- 2970 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The five biggest oil companies earned a massive $30 billion in first-quarter profits, a 38% increase from last year. As Americans struggle with record gas prices at the pump, Big Oil continues to receive billions in tax breaks and subsidies.
**TAKE ACTION** Shill, Baby, Shill - The Price of Gasoline **PLEASE SIGN***
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, finance, GASOLINE, government, money, politics, subsidies, society )

Kit
- 2974 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Did you know that when Americans fill up at the pump, they are really paying twice? That's because we not only pay for the gas we put in our cars, but our government also gives billions in subsidies to Big Oil companies.
Connecting the Dots: Antibiotic Resistance, Industrial Farm Animal Production and GMOs
Business  (tags: corporate, corruption, economy, environment, ethics, government, farming, subsidies )

Kathy
- 3102 days ago - gmo-journal.com
According to the Environmental Working Group, corn subsidies in the United States totaled $73.8 billion from 1995-2009, while soybean subsidies amounted to $22,776,888,516. Granted, not all the subsidies go to GM crops. However, since approximately 93%
FLIP FLOP : 'Honest' McCain To Iowans: Guess What, I Lied About Subsidies
Business  (tags: John McCain, subsidies, offshore drilling, coal, nuclear power, politics, corruption, massive government spending, campaign 2008 )

Blue
- 4012 days ago - thinkprogress.org
McCain's energy plan now calls for a complex array of federal subsidies for nuclear power, coal, offshore oil drilling, low-emission vehicles, wind, hydro and solar power -- a sorry parody of progressive policies.
 

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