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  • 2024 Election
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MEMO: Trump’s $1 Billion “Deal” with Big Oil and Gas is a Political Liability with Voters

May 20, 2024

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  • Polling Memo
  • 2024 Election
  • Oil and Gas
  • Trump

Research Shows Democrats Have Opportunity to Hold Big Oil Accountable for Higher Gas Prices

May 16, 2024

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  • Research Memo
  • Oil and Gas

Inflation Reduction Act Repeal Votes Tracker

A new analysis from Climate Power, the League of Conservation Voters, and Climate Action Campaign finds that in the year since Democrats and President Biden passed the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), Republicans have voted 25 times to repeal the landmark climate and clean energy plan and other provisions of the law. There have been 11 votes on the House floor and 14 votes in committees and subcommittees.

May 16, 2024

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  • Research Memo
  • Oil and Gas

RECORD PROFITS AND RECORD POLLUTERS

The oil and gas industry is one of the largest and most profitable industries in the United States. They achieve their often record-smashing profits by putting the bottom lines of themselves and their shareholders over the health and safety of their consumers, trashing the environment, polluting our air and water, and spilling millions of gallons of oil, sometimes in one spill. 

April 23, 2024

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  • Polling Memo
  • Oil and Gas

MEMO: New Polling on Oil and Gas Accountability

New polling from Data for Progress, Climate Power, and Fossil Free Media finds that voters strongly blame high energy prices on large oil companies and their CEOs, and believe these companies have too much power in government. Yet, voters remain optimistic about a transition away from fossil fuels and toward clean energy.

November 1, 2023

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  • Opinion
  • Oil and Gas

Climate Power Executive Director Reacts to Polluters Over People Vote

Today’s vote on the GOP’s bad-deal Polluters Over People bill proves that House Republicans are more interested in serving the oil and gas industry than the American people.

March 30, 2023

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  • Research Memo
  • Georgia
  • Oil and Gas

Herschel Walker’s Top 5 Absurd Climate Statements

"Don’t We Have Enough Trees Around Here?”

December 1, 2022

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  • Oil and Gas

When it Comes to Energy, Ryan and Vance are Polar Opposites

Ryan Advocates for Corporate Accountability to Lower Consumer Costs, While Vance Backs Big Oil Instead of Ohioans

November 1, 2022

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  • Oil and Gas

Context for Rising Heating Costs: Energy Company Profits Announced Next Week

WASHINGTON, D.C. – One of the big story lines of the coming weeks and months is sure to be the rising cost of home energy. The context for this reporting is critical to give voters a complete picture of what is happening and why. As temperatures drop around the country, wealthy Big Oil executives are forcing […]

October 20, 2022

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  • Research Memo
  • Clean Energy
  • Oil and Gas

Actual Data Destroys GOP Narrative On Energy Production

The United States is producing more energy than ever before, but you wouldn’t know that if you listened to conservative media or political candidates. Republican politicians love to point to the record energy production in 2019 to criticize President Biden, and try to claim that Biden has waged some kind of “war on energy.”  The […]

October 18, 2022