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New Congress, same impasse

The most probable effect of the midterm elections is continued legislative gridlock under a divided Congress, said Center for Energy Studies director Ken Medlock in an interview with AAPG Explorer. "It’s almost in a lot of ways laissez-faire: Let the market figure it out."  Click here to read the full story.