Earlier this year, we reported on video that showed Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT) denying the existence of billions of dollars in special oil industry tax subsidies. While many Republicans have protected the special giveaways in vote after vote in Congress, Bishop’s denial of their very existence marked a peculiar type of oil industry promotion.
Since the story, Bishop has received further scrutiny. The activist group “Bishop’s Blunders” has caught more video of the congressman, this time finally acknowledging at least some of the industry’s targeted tax breaks. Watch it: