Clinton Campaign Says She Opposes Crude Export Legislation

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton “opposes the legislation” that would repeal the 40-year ban on exporting oil, campaign spokesman Ian Sams says in e-mail to Bloomberg.

  • NOTE: House cmte to vote tmrw on a Republican bill to end trade restrictions in what is being viewed as a test for bipartisan support; Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell today called for an end to the ban and Democratic Leader Harry Reid has said he’s open to a deal
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