Quid Pro Quo

That’s Latin for “bribe.”

Our ad in the Hi-Desert Star May 15, 2024.

According to the Washington Post, Donald Trump offered Big Oil executives massive tax cuts worth at least a trillion dollars, plus the reversal of Joe Biden’s environmental initiatives (including electric vehicle infrastructure and incentives, clean energy, and more), as he told them they should pony up a billion dollars in campaign contributions.

This is just about as overtly corrupt as you can be, and if it’s not flagrantly illegal, it really should be.