With oil companies posting record profits, their execs fattened up fowl who've got a pricey foie gras container in their not-too-immediate future, the boys in girls in our nation's corridors of power are yowling about what can be done. Barbara Boxer claims FTC stands for "Friend to Chevron," while Representative Edward Markey, suggests legislation forcing investment in ethanol. But wait! Who's that in the White House? Could it be...oilmen? Sigh. Here's to '08, kids. Here's to '08.
Bill would requre all cars to run on gasoline and ethanol [Lincoln Journal-Star]
Ca-Ching!: Exxon Mobil Posts Record Profits for 2005 [Internal]