the reason is most inner city dweller do not get around by car but bus train or light rail. Gas prices do not effect there life. stealling our gas taxes to help them have a lower price rail ticket does. Thriving economy when on food staps rent assistance and every other fee phone type program, I hope your smarter then that. It is self explained, they are on a different economy. the war is betwwen us and the parasites. the zombies that destroy our wealth.