The American Gas Association President Dave McCurdy tells TheStreet's Joe Deaux the Ukraine crisis has a serious potential affect on the energy balance and political balance. McCurdy says he wonders which way Ukraine will aline in the future: with the West or Russian sphere? McCurdy says Russia has a lot at stake as they are a resource-based economy. If the West has customers and the globe reacts as they have recently, Russia will pay a price, McCurdy says.

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