People wait in line to buy groceries at government-regulated prices in Caracas, Venezuela. Low oil prices are wreaking havoc and causing uncertainty for some governments and businesses in Latin America but opening an opportunity for U.S. officials to press their country’s energy agenda.
People wait in line to buy groceries at government-regulated prices in Caracas, Venezuela. Low oil prices are wreaking havoc and causing uncertainty for some governments and businesses in Latin America but opening an opportunity for U.S. officials to press their country’s energy agenda. Ariana Cubillos AP
People wait in line to buy groceries at government-regulated prices in Caracas, Venezuela. Low oil prices are wreaking havoc and causing uncertainty for some governments and businesses in Latin America but opening an opportunity for U.S. officials to press their country’s energy agenda. Ariana Cubillos AP

Latin American oil struggles could be good news for Washington

February 12, 2016 04:54 PM