Obama calls for tighter curbs on oil market manipulation




 
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Obama calls for tighter curbs on oil market manipulation
 
April 17th, 2012  
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Obama calls for tighter curbs on oil market manipulation
Fighting to contain voter anger over sky-high gas prices, President Barack Obama urged Congress to toughen penalties for improper manipulation of oil markets and called for stricter government oversight of energy markets. "None of these steps by themselves will bring gas prices down overnight," the president said in the White House Rose Garden. "But it [...]




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