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U.S. Dependence on Foreign Oil

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U.S. Dependence on Foreign Oil

U.S. Dependence on Foreign Oil

U.S. Dependence on Foreign Oil

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NPR's Scott Horsley reports on the state of America's energy dependence, 30 years after the oil embargo of 1973. Despite calls for greater independence, the United States now relies on foreign oil more than ever.