Oh please, knowledgeable Americans no longer believe the propaganda designed to keep the US pouring trillions into the Mideast.
The red-hot center of the 21st century's gold rush is the western Canadian province of Alberta. Spread under 54,363 square miles of boreal forest -- a little less than the land area of Florida -- lie proven reserves of 174 billion barrels, second only to Saudi Arabia's.
Do you think those fields are magic? That no infrastructure has to be built? That no capital investment in of nearly $100 Billion is needed to get that type of production.
The Keystone XL pipeline has been trying to get approval for year.
Oil in the ground is not oil being supplied. We have plenty of reserves ourselves if we were only allowed access to them.