A boost, not an impediment, to clean energy
Obama voted for "tax subsidies and giveways" that have slowed oil companies from pursuing clean energy sources.
Yes, a costly addiction
"We send a billion dollars to foreign countries every day because of our addiction to foreign oil."
No, it was a boon to renewable fuel industry
"So that 2005 energy bill was a big step backwards on the path to clean, renewable energy. That's why I voted against it."
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