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Citizens Energy giveaway imperiled as Venezuela halts its oil donations

Joseph P. Kennedy II outlined his program's plight yesterday. Joseph P. Kennedy II outlined his program's plight yesterday. (Associated Press Photo / Elise Amendola)
By Todd Wallack
Globe Staff / January 6, 2009

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If you call Joe for oil this year, expect to be disappointed. Joseph P. Kennedy II, the president of Citizens Energy Corp., said yesterday the Venezuelan oil company Citgo Petroleum Corp. has suspended contributions to the Boston nonprofit's program that provides free heating oil to 200,000 low-income residents and Native American tribes in 23 states, including Massachusetts. (Full article: 836 words)

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