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Are Speculators to Blame for High Gasoline Prices?

Stan Marsh's Grampa Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 3:16 AM
Energy is the key to our prosperity, and too important to allow the market to be manipulated by speculation.
Pistol Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 8:27 AM
Actually, its way too important to allow the idiots in the EPA, PETA, and the WH to manipulate the production of energy sources.
Dan107 Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 8:20 AM
The energy market is being manipulated by government interference and regulation.
Go build a refinery. See how long it takes? Why are over a 100 blends of gasoline mandated by law?

Given a two-day plunge in crude futures, gasoline prices may have hit a temporary peak.

Nonetheless, consumers feel the pinch as pump prices have risen 34 straight days. For only the fifth time in history Gas prices topped $4 a gallon in District of Columbia.

Nationwide, the price of a gallon of regular gasoline climbed to $3.78 a gallon, up 47 cents in the past month, the AAA said.

In parts of California, Gasoline Prices...