Look What Happened To Oil Prices The Moment Obama Said He Wanted To Delay A Vote On Attacking Syria

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Sep 11, 2013 8:57 AM
Last night Obama made a speech laying out the case for attacking Syria. But he said that he had asked Congress to postpone a vote authorizing such a strike while a diplomatic solution was being found. As we noted at the time, various equity markets around the world caught a spike on the news. Check out what happened to oil futures just before 9:15 ET (when his talks concluded). They instantly dropped.