A little data-crunching by the folks at Oil Change International finds that Senators who voted against the Lieberman- Warner Climate Security Act have received on average 3 times more oil money than those who voted for the Bill since 2000.
Yea (48) $54,948
Nay (36) $159,288
Check out Oil Change International's Follow the Money tool - a great resource for tracking the oil lobby's influence over elected representatives.
With such a close vote, do you think Lieberman-Warner would have passed if there was no such thing as an oil lobby in Washington?