Senators Say Energy Bill Fails Americans

John Kerry held a press conference today with Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., in reaction to the energy bill, which passed the House on Capitol Hill in Washington Thursday July 28, 2005.

The House by a wide margin approved a mammoth energy plan for the nation Thursday that sends billions of dollars in tax breaks and subsidies to energy companies, but is expected to do little to reduce U.S. oil consumption or dampen high energy prices.

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Pamela Leavey is the Editor in Chief, Owner/Publisher of The Democratic Daily as well as a freelance writer and photographer. Pamela holds a certificate in Contemporary Communications from UMass Lowell, a Journalism Certificate from UMass Amherst and a B.A. in Creative Writing and Digital Age Communications from UMass Amherst UWW.
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2 Responses to Senators Say Energy Bill Fails Americans

  1. Ginny in CO says:

    Here we go again, further empowering the already powerful: so they have more power to disempower the rest of us….(My logic is faulty if following their reasons leads to a circle?)

    In addition to other actions, go check out these bumper stickers. (Comic Relief helps your stress level)

    http://www.CarryaBigSticker.com/index_enviro.htm

    I’m getting the Bush/Cheney hybrid vehicle for my minivan – because it’s true for all vehicles.

    Pamela,
    Re the America Faces Reality discussion. (I can’t find a “Contact Us” option here – am I blind or is it pending?) I am condensing and rearranging the major issues/ideas into something that might work for a blog. What do I do to get it to you? G

  2. Ginny

    I sent you an email… on my way out for a few minutes… BRB