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Trump’s Texas Big Oil Cash Roundup

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Here’s a roundup of coverage from Trump’s back-to-back Wednesday fundraisers with Big Oil billionaires in Houston and Dallas.

May 23, 2024

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ICYMI: Trump Flies 1,600 Miles to Beg Big Oil Billionaire At Lunch, Flying 240 More to Beg Again At Dinner

WASHINGTON, D.C – In case you missed it, here is some background from The Guardian’s story about Trump’s lunch fundraiser in Houston with Big Oil billionaire Kelcy Warren before the start of Trump’s dinner fundraiser in Dallas, also with Big Oil billionaire Kelcy Warren. These two get around.  

May 22, 2024

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Trump Courts Big Oil CEOs for $1 Billion While Houstonians Reel in the Aftermath of Severe Storms

HOUSTON – Donald Trump is coming to town to attend a fundraiser with Big Oil executives, hosted by Texas billionaire Kelcy Warren, Chairman of pipeline operator Energy Transfer Partners, and Continental Resources Chairman Harold Hamm. Hamm was the organizer behind an April fundraiser at Mar-a-Lago where Trump promised Big Oil a “deal,” asking them for $1 billion in donations, and promising […]

May 22, 2024

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Trump is Out of Court and Courting Big Oil

HOUSTON, TX - Donald Trump left court yesterday and is courting Big Oil today. Trump is holding a five-star hotel fundraiser in Houston to beg for more of his $1 billion “request” from Big Oil and to talk up his promise to give them $110 billion in tax breaks while Americans pay the price. 

May 22, 2024

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ICYMI: POLL: Trump’s Big Oil ‘Deal’ Turns Off Two-Thirds of Likely Voters

Washington, D.C. – As it turns out, the American people are not big fans of politicians being in the pocket of Big Oil in exchange for campaign cash.

May 22, 2024

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ICYMI: Trump’s Fundraising in One Screenshot

WASHINGTON, D.C. - I could make a tired cliche about the comparative value of pictures to word count, but instead, I’m just going to attach and hit send. H/T to Bloomberg, Getty Images, and the Windows Snipping tool.

May 21, 2024

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ICYMI: Big Oil’s Ask From Trump for $1 Billion Means at least $110 Million of Big Oil Tax Breaks and Economic Damages of $1 Trillion

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Last week, respected energy consulting firm Wood Mackenzie issued a report showing that Donald Trump’s election would cost the economy $1 trillion worth of investments in clean energy just days after we learned that Donald Trump promised Big Oil an agenda that would save them $110 billion in tax breaks.

May 20, 2024

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ICYMI: Trump Begs Big Fossil Fuels To Pay His Lawyers By Selling $110 Billion White House Buyout

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Donald Trump’s 36-hour sprint straight from the courtroom to Big Fossil Fuel fundraisers is already paying dividends.

May 16, 2024

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Donald Trump’s $1 Billion Big Oil Bonanza: Three Fundraisers In 24 hours with Big Oil CEOs After Promising Day One White House Wish List

WASHINGTON, DC - Donald Trump is spending his week on a nonstop fundraising tour, begging Big Fossil Fuel CEOs and their allies to pay his campaign $1 billion in exchange for their Day One White House wish list.

May 15, 2024

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ICYMI: There’s a word for Trump’s entire week of Big Oil stories that’s escaping us. Can you help?

Washington, D.C. - We’re struggling to come up with a word that describes the barrage of stories this week on Donald Trump’s $1 billion ask of Big Oil and Big Oil’s spending in the presidential race.

May 10, 2024