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IDemo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-16-08 11:20 AM
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10. Crossposting from E/E, jawbone not gaining Bush any traction:
Saudi Arabia rebuffs Bush on oil production

White House says Riyadh doesn't see enough demand to raise output

Associated Press

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - The White House said Friday that Saudi Arabia's leaders are making clear they see no reason to increase oil production until customers demand it.

President Bush was in the oil-rich country to appeal to King Abdullah for greater production to help halt rising gas prices in the United States.

But his national security adviser, Stephen Hadley, said Saudi officials stuck to their position that they already are meeting demand.

Hadley told reporters, "What they're saying to us is ... Saudi Arabia does not have customers that are making requests for oil that they are not able to satisfy." /
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  -Bush is talking with the "terrorists" today... kentuck  May-16-08 09:59 AM   #0 
  - I think about that irony all the tiime  Wetzelbill   May-16-08 10:07 AM   #1 
  - Now, they are committing economic terrorism on our country also...  kentuck   May-16-08 10:08 AM   #3 
  - Remember, Poppy was having breakfast w/ Bin Laden's brother  caledesi   May-16-08 10:08 AM   #2 
  - And members of that clan were the only passangers flying in the days after 9-11  havocmom   May-16-08 10:09 AM   #4 
  - Shhh! We're not supposed to know that!!  helderheid   May-16-08 10:09 AM   #5 
  - Also, let's not forget Iran-Contra and Dubya's Poppy ?  kentuck   May-16-08 10:19 AM   #6 
     - Double Shhh, you know too much, Shhhh!!! Don't tell...  NotThisTime   May-16-08 11:07 AM   #8 
  - If you've not seen this before...  helderheid   May-16-08 11:03 AM   #7 
  - 5th rec anyone?  helderheid   May-16-08 11:12 AM   #9 
  - Crossposting from E/E, jawbone not gaining Bush any traction:  IDemo   May-16-08 11:20 AM   #10 
  - Don't expect a Democrat to ask Bush publicly about his Bin Laden connection. Democrats are doormats  judasdisney   May-17-08 06:07 AM   #11 
  - I'm having a big party tonight, and I'll bring this up with my guests.  B Calm   May-17-08 06:38 AM   #12 

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