Not bribes, and not 'from Iran'
Democratic Sens. Ed Markey, Al Franken and Jeanne Shaheen "took Bribes From Iran … They Back Insane NUKE Deal."
— PolitiFact National
Democratic talking point is very close to right
"We only have 2 percent of the oil reserves in the world, and we consume 25 percent of the world's oil on a daily basis."
True for some leases, and the dollar losses are a work in progress
"Right now every single one of the (oil) companies here today and dozens of others are drilling for free in the Gulf of Mexico on leases that will cost American taxpayers more than $50 billion in lost royalties."
CBO estimate works out to a stamp per day
Says the Congressional Budget Office estimates a cap-and-trade program would cost the average family the equivalent of "a postage stamp a day."
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