Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's Conflict Of Interest In Natural Gas Bill

Photo: Nancy Pelosi. Wikipedia

Pelosi's Conflict Of Interest In Natural Gas Bill -- The Examiner

There aren't many things in the fields of energy and environment on which Democrats and Republicans agree, but manipulating the U.S. tax code to make money apparently is one of them. How else to explain the unlikely partnership between oilman T. Boone Pickens, former Reagan cabinet officials James C. Miller III and John S. Herrington, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi? Pickens, Miller and Herrington are on the board of directors of the Clean Energy Fuels Corp., while Pelosi owns stock in the company worth $50,000 to $100,000. Clean Energy Fuels Corp. stands to be the biggest beneficiary of passage of the Nat Gas Act now before Congress.

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My Comment: Passing legislation that will enhance your stock value .... how sweet can that be.

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