GOP Has Voted to Support Big Oil 7 Times in 2011

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Despite consistently spouting rhetoric that would lead you to believe that the GOP was all about slashing government spending -- they've certainly repeated the mantra often enough to make folks assume they were serious about it -- they don't seem to be too keen on cutting back on the amount of cash the government hands over to the oil companies. The GOP has already voted 7 times this year to uphold such policies, effectively costing the taxpayers billions dollars in order to keep oil companies happy. The Gavel has more.

GOP Has Voted to Support Big Oil 7 Times in 2011
Despite consistently spouting rhetoric that would lead you to believe that the GOP was all about slashing government spending -- they've certainly repeated the mantra often enough to make folks assume they were serious about it -- they don't seem to be

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