House Dems ask Biden to prioritize oil, humanitarian issues ahead of potential Saudi meeting

House Dems ask Biden to prioritize oil, humanitarian issues ahead of potential Saudi meeting

This post was originally published on this siteThe Democratic chairs of six House panels are asking President Biden to lay out a list of priorities ahead of a potential meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman that include addressing humanitarian issues in the kingdom and accountability in the death...

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Gas prices surge again to record high but the driver is refineries, not oil prices

Gas prices surge again to record high but the driver is refineries, not oil prices

This post was originally published on this siteHigh oil prices are usually blamed for record gas prices, but there’s also a refinery shortage. More oil’s meaningless if we can’t convert it to gas.     

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High California Gas Prices Rattle Democrats Ahead of Midterms

High California Gas Prices Rattle Democrats Ahead of Midterms

This post was originally published on this site“I don’t hear anything about the other national issues we’re focusing on in Washington,” a congressman said. A driver put it succinctly: “I’m really unhappy.”

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Politicians Cause Real Pain With Inflationary Policies

Politicians Cause Real Pain With Inflationary Policies

This post was originally published on this site  Gasoline prices just hit new record highs, and that’s just the tip of the iceberg, inflation-wise. As consumers know, but federal officials seem slow to admit, everything is becoming more expensive. And while the purchasing power of our money is expected to...

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US gas prices continue to rise to record highs. Expect a ‘cruel summer’ ahead

US gas prices continue to rise to record highs. Expect a ‘cruel summer’ ahead

This post was originally published on this siteMore record pain at the pump is expected. EU’s plan to ban Russian oil means less oil and gas supply, while China’s demand will rise out of lockdown.     

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House passes bill targeting alleged price gouging amid high gas prices

House passes bill targeting alleged price gouging amid high gas prices

This post was originally published on this siteThe House has voted 217-207 to pass a bill that gives the Federal Trade Commission the authority to investigate energy companies for alleged price gouging as prices at gas pumps nationwide hit record highs.

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Gas Prices Break Record for Third Time in 2022

Gas Prices Break Record for Third Time in 2022

This post was originally published on this site U.S. gas prices have broken records for a third time in 2022, according to AAA. The national average hit $4.52 on Tuesday, 15 cents higher than the all-time high hit last Tuesday. The record was broken for the first time in March...

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Gas prices are up again, putting Biden in a fresh bind

Gas prices are up again, putting Biden in a fresh bind

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden plans to lash out at Republicans as more bad economic news looms

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