All of the most recent updates on fossil fuel industry bailouts.
Fossil fuel firms tended to get more, do less in 'small-business' bailout
Fossil fuel companies are getting bigger loans than others and reported saving fewer jobs, a BailoutWatch analysis of the Small Business Administration's Paycheck Protection Program found.
Airlines find bailout loophole, big banks aren't embracing Fed program, and other news
Daily news headlines about the stimulus and recovery from July 9, 2020.
Trump companies received PPP loans, Fed worries about plateauing growth, and other news
Daily news headlines about the stimulus and recovery from July 8, 2020.
Polluters, firms that ripped off the government got 'small-business' bailouts
Dozens of bailed-out fossil fuel companies were charged with violating pollution and safety rules. At least seven ripped off the government on drilling fees.
Fossil fuel companies take at least $3bn in U.S. COVID-19 aid, House funding bill would boost clean energy, and other news from around the web
Daily news headlines about the stimulus and recovery from July 7, 2020.
Trump signs small business loan program extension, $2 trillion a year refining industry pain, and other news from around the web
Daily news headlines about the stimulus and recovery from July 6, 2020.
Polluter bailouts are too risky for struggling taxpayers
A review of fossil fuel companies' credit scores shows that taxpayers could lose big if failing companies benefit from Federal Reserve rescue programs.
Fed's first bond buys include big oil, fracking pioneer files for bankruptcy, and other news from around the web
Daily news headlines about the stimulus and recovery from June 29, 2020.
Poll: Strong voter preference for stimulus for clean energy, not fossil fuels
A new poll by Climate Nexus, the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication, and the George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication finds voters would much prefer that lawmakers devote coronavirus relief efforts toward reducing greenhouse gas emissions and expanding clean energy, rather than providing aid to the fossil fuel industry.