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Oil Speculation Driving Up Gas Prices?

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Oil Speculation Driving Up Gas Prices?

Economy

Oil Speculation Driving Up Gas Prices?

Oil Speculation Driving Up Gas Prices?

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It's no longer news that oil prices are skyrocketing. But David Cho of The Washington Post reported Friday that it might be more than just supply and demand contributing to the high prices: Some say oil speculation is to blame.

Cho talks to Alex Chadwick about why we're paying so much at the pump.