quote: "WE NEED MORE SUBSIDIES! NO ONE WANTS OUR STUFF WITHOUT THEM!"
quote: Nevermind that oil and gas companies actually pay a huge amount in taxes every year rather than surviving off DOE loans and counting on their customers getting subsidies in order to sell their products.
quote: In todays world well established private enterprise doesn't invest in new ideas or social change.
quote: That's what subsidies are for, rewarding risk takers that develop an idea before it makes great financial sense.
quote: Oil companies should pay huge taxes when they are the most profitable companies in the world.