The New Congress to Take on Big Oil

B. G. F.
January 2007
Convenience Store News;1/15/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p56
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the impact of the victory of the Democratic Party in the November 2006 midterm Congressional elections in the U.S. on the convenience store industry in the country. Convenience-store operators should expect to see movement on a minimum wage increase. But the new Congress is sure to take on the major oil companies. Leaders have already said they hope to repeal tax breaks.


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