Big Oil Lobby Claims The Industry 'Gets No Subsidies, Zero, Nothing'

From ThinkProgress Wed Jan 9 2013, 14:23:48

Despite ranking among the most profitable corporations in the world, Big Oil benefits from $4 billion in annual tax breaks. It fights to maintain them through aggressive political donations, lobbying, and heavy ad spending, but also employs another tactic: Pretending these tax breaks don't exist. "The oil and gas industry gets no subsidies, zero, nothing," [...]

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