Tim Walberg

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Public Interest Groups Criticize Vote to Extend Taxpayer Subsidies for Oil Companies

On March 2, Public Campaign Action Fund and the League of Conservation Voters criticized several U.S. House members for voting against a measure that would've temporarily ended wasteful and unnecessary taxpayer subsidies for oil companies. The members--both Democrats and Republicans--all took tens of thousands of dollars in campaign contributions from oil and gas interests during their time in Congress.

The press release for each of the members criticized is below:

TV Ad Hammers GOP Freshmen for Voting to Repeal Healthcare After Taking Industry Cash

Washington, DC - A new television ad will begin airing Thursday in three Congressional districts, highlighting the votes of three newly elected members of Congress on health care repeal and the money they received from health and insurance interests in the 2010 election cycle. The ads will air in the districts of Jim Renacci (R-Ohio), Jon Runyan (R-N.J.) and Tim Walberg (R-Mich.).