Bush Asks Saudi King to Open Oil Spigots

One hour after his plea for more Saudi oil was publicly rejected by the kingdom's oil minister, President Bush made a private visit to Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah to again ask him to open the spigots. The White House revealed Bush's private meeting with the Saudi monarch to reporters aboard Air Force One as the president flew to Egypt on the next leg of his Mideast trip. Earlier Tuesday, Bush made his case for having OPEC, and particularly American ally Saudi Arabia, increase oil...Full Story
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