WATCHING WASHINGTON U.S. ECONOMY IN THE SPOTLIGHT

With Patrick Crow Make no mistake about it: As Congress resumes work this week the main issue is the sick U.S. economy. So you can expect Congress to give energy policy legislation an even lower priority than it formerly had. But the oil industry also may get an excellent opportunity to win some tax relief. The broad Senate energy policy bill could be beyond help anyway. Nothing much has changed in 2 months, except the oil, auto, and environmental lobbies are finding still more reasons to

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