Obama's Oil Speculator Wish Heads for Big Oil, Buffett Rule Abyss
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- President Obama would like to crack down on speculation and manipulation in the oil markets, but he doesn't talk about it often enough or have enough friends in Congress.
That leaves Obama's attack on oil speculators stuck somewhere between real policy and plain politics.
It's a safe bet that the president's wishes related to reining in the oil market speculation are doomed to join his legislative Wish List to Nowhere, alongside the
The attack on oil market manipulation is nothing new for the president, either.In fact, this is one of the most frustrating aspects of the new focus on oil market manipulation: it was exactly
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