Congress is debating a repeal of the U.S. ban on exporting oil. In photo, the oil drilling rig Polar Pioneer is towed toward a dock May 14, 2015, in Elliott Bay in Seattle, Wash.
Congress is debating a repeal of the U.S. ban on exporting oil. In photo, the oil drilling rig Polar Pioneer is towed toward a dock May 14, 2015, in Elliott Bay in Seattle, Wash. Elaine Thompson AP
Congress is debating a repeal of the U.S. ban on exporting oil. In photo, the oil drilling rig Polar Pioneer is towed toward a dock May 14, 2015, in Elliott Bay in Seattle, Wash. Elaine Thompson AP

Calls grow to allow U.S. oil exports to foreign nations

September 04, 2015 1:51 PM