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In Search of Big Oil Backing Romney Blames Obama for High Gas Prices

In Search of Big Oil Backing Romney Blames Obama for High Gas Prices

Apr 04, 2012 at 17:21 | Juan Cole

After his wins on Tuesday, Mitt Romney is clearly the Republican standard bearer in the 2012 election, and he is already flailing about attempting to find some mud to throw…

Several Reasons Why Gasoline Prices are so High

Several Reasons Why Gasoline Prices are so High

Mar 25, 2012 at 10:31 | Brian Westenhaus

When President Obama took office, regular gasoline cost $1.85 a gallon. Now its hit $4.00 per gallon in many cities, and some analysts predict it could reach $5.00 or more…

Republicans Back Sanctions Against Iran, but Blame Obama for High Gas Prices

Republicans Back Sanctions Against Iran, but Blame Obama for High Gas Prices

Mar 22, 2012 at 18:30 | Juan Cole

President Barack Obama campaigned on energy issues on Wednesday, visiting a handful of oil wellheads on Federal land in New Mexico and a solar installation in Boulder City, Nevada.…

Energy Secretary Chu was Right, US Gas Prices Need to be Higher

Energy Secretary Chu was Right, US Gas Prices Need to be Higher

Mar 19, 2012 at 16:45 | Ed Dolan

Why would a president want to bring an eminent scientist like Energy Secretary Steven Chu into government? In the hope, one would suppose, that he would speak truth to power.…

The Ugly Politics of Higher Gasoline Prices

The Ugly Politics of Higher Gasoline Prices

Mar 18, 2012 at 09:20 | Gary Hunt

The impacts of higher oil and gasoline prices are beginning to ripple across the economy.  Wells Fargo Economics reported today that higher energy prices increased the producer price index (

Are Americans Becoming Inured to High Gas Prices

Are Americans Becoming Inured to High Gas Prices

Mar 15, 2012 at 18:21 | Post Carbon

With the EU's debt crisis and the Iranian confrontation relatively quiescent, attention has turned to the incessant increase in U.S. gasoline prices. The Capitol Hill gas station, where at least…

Factors that could make $5 a Gallon Gas the Norm

Factors that could make $5 a Gallon Gas the Norm

Mar 06, 2012 at 10:57 | Dave Summers

It is hard to miss the recent rise in gasoline (gas) prices in the United States, and the rumblings that it has generated in the national press. It is a…

Reasons Why Gasoline Prices are so High

Reasons Why Gasoline Prices are so High

Mar 04, 2012 at 11:06 | Post Carbon

Here in northern California gasoline is now retailing for $4.20 a gallon. Prices haven’t been this high since mid-2008. Forecasts for $5 per gallon gas in the US this summer…

Bill O'Reilly's Confused Approach to Solving High Gas Prices

Bill O'Reilly's Confused Approach to Solving High Gas Prices

Mar 01, 2012 at 17:45 | Robert Rapier

Last week I was interviewed by Alan Colmes from Fox News Radio on the topic of gas prices. During the interview, he mentioned an idea that Bill O'Reilly has…

Politics, Pandering and Petroleum Prices

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Feb 26, 2012 at 17:10 | Daniel J. Graeber

Oil prices were up more than $1 per barrel by Friday after the IAEA proclaimed that Iran was ramping up its enrichment activity, continuing a rally that began more…

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