WOULD YOU RATHER BUY YOUR FUEL FROM OUTGOING EXXON CEO REX TILLERSON AND RUSSIAN PRESIDENT PUTIN or YOUR FAMILY FARMER?
According to the NY Times1, EXXON has over $500 billion in contracts to develop petroleum assets in Russia. This work has been held-up by the US sanctions in response to Russia’s invasion of the Crimea and Ukraine. In 2016, Exxon successfully lobbied against a bill that would have extended these sanctions for 5 years. Now it will be easier for Trump and his nominated Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson to lift the sanctions so Exxon can restart their work in Russia. As a large stockholder, Tillerson and Exxon will benefit handsomely. The American people will be ‘addicted’ to oil from a NEW master – President Putin. Our European allies (and the US) will be put at higher risk from an oil-rich Russia.
Indeed, Steve Coll3 cites that during the GW Bush administration, “Putin thought about the security of energy supply much more as a Risk game player than did free market idealists in the Bush administration. He saw oil and gas pipelines as physical valves that he could open or shut as he sought to reward or punish other countries…Russian gas companies and ministries routinely squeezed supplies to customers in Ukraine if they were unhappy about regional finances. Surely Putin was complicit in those squeeze plays.” This is why putting U.S. fuel supplies and our ‘petrodollars’ in hands of Putin is a very bad idea.
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1 NY Times 12/12/2016, Rex Tillerson’s Company, Exxon, Has Billions at Stake Over Sanctions on Russia http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/12/world/europe/rex-tillersons-company-exxon-has-billions-at-stake-over-russia-sanctions.html?mwrsm=Email
2 Politico. 12/18/2016. ExxonMobil helped defeat Russia sanctions bill.
3 Coll, Steve Coll, 2012. Page 276. Private Empire, ExxonMobil and American Power).