Close, but no cigar
"Over the past decade, the big five oil companies --- BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil and Shell -- made a total profit of nearly $1 trillion."
Rising global demand played far more improtant role
The war in Iraq was a major factor in blowing "the top off the price of oil."
Don't just blame Bernanke
Federal Reserve policies have led to a 69 percent rise in corn prices, 44 percent rise in wheat prices and 15 percent spike in sugar prices over the last year.
Hurt took $2,000 from mining officials but was cleared to vote on bill
Robert Hurt supported a bill that helped the uranium industry after taking contributions from the industry and because his father had a stake in it.
Deregulation was not a factor in raising rates
"Senator Robert Hurt voted for a bill that’s raised your electric rates seven times."
Yes, but to protect SW Virginia and coal industry
Rick Boucher "helped write" the cap-and-trade bill
No connection between manufacturing tax credit in stimulus, Chinese jobs
Says Tom Perriello voted "to give tax breaks to foreign companies creating jobs in China."
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