Senate blocks bill repealing $2B in oil tax breaks

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The Senate blocked a bill Tuesday that would repeal about $2 billion a year in tax breaks for the five biggest oil companies, a Democratic response to $4-a-gallon gasoline that might fare better when Congress and the White House negotiate a deal later this year to increase the government's ability to borrow. Full Story

Albuquerque, NM

#1 May 17, 2011
Democrats fiddle and twiddle around the edges while our country goes down like the Hindenburg. Oh, the humanity!

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