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“Astroturf Is A Petroleum Product”

9/10/2010 // By Miles Grant

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Roll Out the Astroturf! Big Oil’s Bringing Fake Rallies Back

9/2/2010 // By Miles Grant

The next time you hear of “citizen” outrage about clean energy & climate action, make sure you know who’s really pulling the strings.

Massive Oil Lobby Spending Sets Stage for Bogus “Citizen” Rallies

8/24/2010 // By Tony Iallonardo

The oil and gas industry went hog wild with lobbying in 2009 to defeat climate legislation and industry reforms, says a series of reports this week from the independent Center for Responsive Politics.  They spent $175 million, more than ever before, dwarfing environmental …

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