Henry Waxman: $1.5 Billion Giveaway to Oil Industry, Halliburton and Sugarland, TX Slipped into Energy Bill

Rep. Henry Waxman sent a letter to Speak of the House Dennis Hastert today, asking how did a $1.5 Billion giveaway to Oil Industry, Halliburton and Sugarland, TX get secretly slipped into the Energy Bill?

The provision was inserted into the energy legislation after the conference was closed, so members of the conference committee had no opportunity to consider or reject this measure.

Read the letter here.

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2 Responses to Henry Waxman: $1.5 Billion Giveaway to Oil Industry, Halliburton and Sugarland, TX Slipped into Energy Bill

  1. Sam says:

    Good grief, where does this total pork barrel crew get outed? Can the rich Get any richer? or the Poor any poorer???? Can the Nation Be Less Safe????

  2. Good questions Sam. If you come up with any answers let us know. We’re all doing our best here to help expose these fools for what they are.