ConocoPhillips angers senator by declaring tax proposal 'un-American' (via CNN Political Ticker)

Posted: May 11, 2011 in Uncategorized

Washington (CNN) — A Democratic senator blasted oil giant ConocoPhillips for using the term "un-American" to describe his proposal to strip tax subsidies from the five largest oil companies in the U.S. and use the savings to pay down the deficit. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-New Jersey, said it is "truly outrageous" for ConocoPhillips to use the term in a press release it issued Wednesday and said he expects the company's top executive to apologize w … Read More

via CNN Political Ticker

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