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Bush couldn't get his slimy energy bill passed, so he tacked it ($18 billion in tax cuts for energy) on to the corporate tax bill. The Democrats voted for it in exchange for a promise that the Repubs would allow a vote on extending supplementary unemployment benes to 13 weeks.<br><br>
McCain railed against it and called it a 'shameless scam', but apparently his efforts to get the energy rider removed were fruitless.<br><br><a href="http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A18980-2004May11.html" target="_blank">http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn...2004May11.html</a>
 
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