I don't like this person's signature line either, I don't whine about it or take issue with it.
Moderator's Warning: Let's stick to the topic, which is not AJiveMan not knowing what a chickenhawk is.
Welfare (Food Stamps, WIC, etc...) are not entitlements. They are taxpayer funded handouts and shouldn't be called entitlements at all. Social Security and Veteran's benefits are 'Entitlements' because the people receiving them are entitled to them. They were earned and paid for by the recipients.
Still highly profitable.net income fell to $6.57 billion from $8.35 billion in the same quarter last year.
And I might add, not very many new refineries have been built either. None by any of the large oil companies, most are aged, and probably meet bare minimum EPA requirements.
When was the last refinery built in the United States? - FAQ - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)