Obama revives green agenda with push to end oil industry tax breaks
(guardian-blog-comment 13 Feb 12) President plans to spend big on green cars and biofuels as Steven Chu says US wants to lead in clean energy technology
It's at least the fourth time the president has called for rolling back the subsidies.
And, predictably, Republicans and the oil industry were spoiling for a fight. The main industry lobby, the American Petroleum Institute, attacked the proposal as "punitive and unfair".
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