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In Letter, Reid, Menendez Urge End To Wasteful Handouts To Big Oil Companies

Call On Senate Colleagues To Join Effort To Close Tax Loopholes And End Unneeded Subsidies For Big Oil Companies That Rake In Record Profits While Hiking Prices Money Saved By Revoking Handouts Will Go Towards Reducing The Deficit Washington, DC—Nevada Senator Harry Reid and New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez today urged Senate colleagues to join…

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In Letter, Reid, Menendez Urge End To Wasteful Handouts To Big Oil Companies

Call On Senate Colleagues To Join Effort To Close Tax Loopholes And End Unneeded Subsidies For Big Oil Companies That Rake In Record Profits While Hiking Prices Money Saved By Revoking Handouts Will Go Towards Reducing The Deficit Washington, DC—Nevada Senator Harry Reid and New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez today urged Senate colleagues to join…

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After Speaker Boehner Agrees It’s Time For Big Oil Companies To ‘Pay Their Fair Share,’ Will Senate GOP Continue To Filibuster Against Repeal Of Wasteful Oil Subsidies?

In Interview Monday, Speaker Breaks From GOP Senate Leaders, Says Open To Ending Certain Tax Breaks for Big Oil SPEAKER JOHN BOEHNER: Right. Listen, they’re gonna pay their fair share in taxes and they should… We’re in a time when– when the federal government is short on revenues. We need to control spending but we…

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Reid: End Handouts To Big Oil, Invest In Clean Energy To Spur Economy And Protect National Security

Washington, DC—Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement in response to President Barack Obama’s letter urging Congressional leaders to end tax breaks for oil companies making record profits: “I agree with the President that it is long past time to end wasteful subsidies to big oil companies that are raking in record profits. If Senate Republicans are…

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Fact Sheet: One Year After BP Disaster, Republicans Give Tax Breaks To Big Oil Paid For By Re-Opening The Donut Hole For Seniors

Republican Budget Protects $44 Billion In Tax Breaks For Big Oil And Gas Companies While Cutting Prescription Drug Benefits For Seniors By The Same Amount Republican Budget Protects Nearly $44 Billion in Tax Loopholes and Subsidies For Oil and Gas Companies While Forcing Seniors To Pay the Same Amount in Additional Costs for their Prescription…

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Republicans’ Budget Would Cut Billions In Benefits For Seniors, Families And Nursing Homes Residents; Would Place Huge Burdens On Already-Stressed State Budgets, Pressuring Governors To Raise Property Taxes

Senate Democrats Release State-By-State Analysis of Impact of Extreme GOP Budget Plan States Would Lose Hundreds of Billions of Dollars in Support For The Elderly, Families, and Those in Nursing Homes – Would Be Forced to Dramatically Raise Taxes or Cut Benefits Protecting Tax Breaks for Oil Companies, Millionaires and Billionaires Should Not Be Prioritized…

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