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Big Oil Bailout Vote Looks Likely By June 10

6/1/2010 // By Tony Iallonardo

Wait a minute. In the depths of a Great Recession and the likely decimation of Gulf Coast fishing, tourism and recreation industries caused by BP’s oil spill, the Senate thinks it’s time for a vote on a “Big Oil Bailout?” …

Three Things You Can Do For Wildlife on Endangered Species Day

5/21/2010 // By Julia Marden

This time last year, I was just beginning to learn about the many endangered species in my community. But this May, with the growing oil spill, the threat of more drilling in the Arctic Circle and another Endangered Species Day …

Anti-Wind Power Study Traced to Polluter-Funded Front Group

3/29/2010 // By Miles Grant

ClimateWire followed the money on an anti-wind power study — and traced it back to Big Oil.

We the Corporations of the United States …

1/27/2010 // By Larry Schweiger

By Larry J. Schweiger There is an old expression: “Money speaks and politicians listen.” With public confidence in Congress at a low point, the last thing America now needs is to have big energy companies trying to buy elections and …

End oil and coal subsidies to help the poor deal with consequences

12/18/2009 // By Larry Schweiger

By Larry J. Schweiger Great statement about how eliminating subsidies to big oil could nearly fund international adaptation proposal. That is a win-win…

Americans Reject Big Oil’s Big Money Blitz

12/15/2009 // By Miles Grant

There’s a dirty little secret about the Big Oil-funded campaign against clean energy & climate legislation: It’s been a huge failure.

Inhofe Insults Pro-Energy Reform Veterans

11/30/2009 // By Miles Grant

Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) has a name for those veterans: Attention hogs.

Two New Reasons to Break Our Oil Addiction – Now

11/10/2009 // By Miles Grant

Two major reminders about how urgent it is for America to break its addiction to oil.

Big Oil Buying Off Our Future?

11/5/2009 // By Larry Schweiger

Check out this new report from the Center for Public Integrity, The Global Climate Change Lobby. Fossil fuel industries are spending millions worldwide to spread fear and misinformation about climate legislation and an international climate treaty. Does Big Oil think …

Sen. Inhofe: Big Oil’s MVP

11/3/2009 // By Miles Grant

To commemorate Sen. Inhofe’s status as Big Oil’s MVP, the National Wildlife Federation has issued a limited-edition trading card with some of Sen. Inhofe’s career milestones.