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Speculation Oil

For A Change, Gas Cheaper On Independence Day Than Memorial

AP | Chris Kahn | Posted 09.01.2011 | Business

(AP) NEW YORK — Call it an Independence Day discount. Gasoline prices usually peak in the summer. This year, however, they peaked a little earlie...

The Inconvenient Truth of Vermont's Oil Speculation

Michael Martin | Posted 01.20.2012 | Business
Michael Martin

A 2 percent allocation might not seem like a lot, but that means that Vermont's pension controls upwards of 78,000 barrels of crude oil, just like the speculators that the Senator admonishes in his ranting letter to the President.