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Texas is Oil Booming. Production Surpasses Much Of The Middle East

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Texas oil production is up to a level not seen since 19-81.
Texas is putting out more than two-point-nine million barrels of oil a day, according to the energy information administration's website.That's more than Kuwait and Qatar, and not that far behind what Iraq is producing each day.
According to Forbes, the oil boom has helped Texas add about 300-thousand jobs in the past year and end 2013 with a two-point-six billion dollar budget surplus.
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