Fuel Fix » House strips oil shale subsidy from spending bill

Jun 8, 2012 News

Fuel Fix » House strips oil shale subsidy from spending bill.

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives has approved a Colorado Democrat’s proposal to strip a $25 million oil shale subsidy from an appropriations bill. The Daily Sentinel reports the proposal by Reps. Jared Polis of Colorado and Gerry Connolly of Virginia narrowly passed in a 208-207 vote Wednesday [June 6].