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Jan 7, 2014

Valero speaks out against lifting ban on U.S. crude oil exports

NEW YORK, Jan 7 (Reuters) – Top U.S. oil refiner Valero
Energy voiced the first major opposition to ending a
decades-old ban on crude oil exports on Tuesday, adding to a
debate that will likely shape the biggest energy issue of the
year.

“It makes more sense to keep crude oil here in the U.S.,”
Bill Day, a spokesman for the San Antonio, Texas-based company,
said.

Jan 7, 2014

Key senator urges end to U.S. ban on crude oil exports

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top Republican on the Senate Energy Committee on Tuesday urged an end to a decades-old U.S. ban on exporting crude oil, saying it will disrupt supply and discourage U.S. production rather than keep domestic gasoline prices stable.

Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, at an event at the Brookings Institute in Washington, stated her full support for easing restrictions on crude oil exports as the United States reaches record levels of production.

Jan 7, 2014
Jan 7, 2014

Key senator urges review of U.S. ban on crude oil exports

WASHINGTON, Jan 7 (Reuters) – The top Republican on the
Senate Energy Committee on Tuesday urged a review of a
decades-old U.S. ban on exporting crude oil, saying it will
continue to disrupt supply and decelerate U.S. production rather
than keep domestic gasoline prices stable.

Alaska’s Lisa Murkowski unveiled a report aimed at
triggering debate among lawmakers over whether the United States
should ease restrictions on crude oil exports as it reaches
record levels of production.

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