Bu$hCo claims to not support parts of this giveaway. Why doesn't he do something about it? Like, oh, send Dead-Eye to a meeting with the CEOs? Works for me.
"The federal government is on the verge of one of the biggest giveaways of oil and gas in American history, worth an estimated $7 billion over five years.
New projections, buried in the Interior Department's just-published budget plan, anticipate that the government will let companies pump about $65 billion worth of oil and natural gas from federal territory over the next five years without paying any royalties to the government."