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Are We Really Helpless When it Comes to Gas Prices?

PatrickHenryThunder_2 Wrote: Apr 06, 2012 12:21 AM
We need more freedom & less government. This is why the cost of Gas is going up along with the Federal Reserve Bank printing money. John Adams - "Fear is the foundation of most governments; but it is so sordid and brutal a passion, and renders men in whose breasts it predominates so stupid and miserable" Check out the website below: Sign up for the Newsletter! Thanks.

With gas prices at record highs for this time of the year, it’s no wonder there’s been rhetoric from politicians on both sides of the aisle on how to reduce fuel prices. It seems the right and the left have been scrambling to find a silver bullet solution, simultaneously pointing fingers and deflecting blame.

The national average for a gallon of gasoline during March was $3.86, an increase of almost 50 cents in just two months. To put that in perspective, a 25-cent increase translates to a $35 billion price tag for the larger economy over the...