Source: Fisker Automotive
quote: Yup, you definitely missed something. Everyone who fills up the their car with gasoline/diesel is getting a tax credit in the form of oil subsidies.
quote: I'm sorry, you're right. The U.S. Navy's 5th Fleet is based in Bahrain to protect the free flow if figs and dates through the straits of Hormuz. My bad.
quote: We need to stop the insanity and get rid ALL subsidies AND taxes like the 'gas guzzler' tax.
quote: Since you also seem to be saying that you oppose all subsidies for energy, please show me the money that you have returned to the U.S. Treasury for the subsidized gasoline that you have purchased over the last year. You haven't done that?
quote: In the decade after 9/11/01, as an average American driver (~14,000/miles/year) I have benefited from $25,000 in U.S.-subsidies for my gasoline consumption (@ $5/gallon)
quote: The right-wing pegs all oil subsidies at about $5.00/gallon, and the left-wing pegs them at about $10.00/gallon