The US is the world’s biggest oil producer — so why do we still need to import crude and ask countries like Saudi Arabia for help?

The US is the world’s biggest oil producer — so why do we still need to import crude and ask countries like Saudi Arabia for help?

Oil prices are high, energy worries are roiling the global economy, and the cost of filling up the gas tank is fueling one of the biggest economic shocks in U.S. history.

Unfortunately for American drivers, it’s familiar territory in a country that simultaneously leads the world in oil production but is among the planet’s biggest oil importers.

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