Thom Hartmann: Stop the show & start the subpoenas for high crimes against America
Last week - a slew of big oil executives were paraded in front of the Senate Finance Committee to defend why they need tens of billions of dollars in oil subsidies courtesy of you and me the taxpayer. And let's just say the Senators had a hard time understanding why this money is well spent. Based on that - you'd think that our lawmakers would get to work cutting off those subsidies immediately - wouldn't you? But the truth is...you're just watching a show.