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California gasoline prices set
to drop from record highs

Reuters, by Braden Reddall and Erwin Seba

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Posted By:SoCalGal, 10/9/2012 9:04:50 AM

Average California retail gasoline prices have scaled yet another record high, an auto organization said on Monday, while analysts said wholesale markets signaled consumers may see a dramatic drop in pump prices within a week. (Snip) But wholesale gasoline in the Los Angeles spot market fell 60 cents a gallon on Monday,(Snip) "Retail prices will come down as hard as they went up," said David Hackett, president of Stillwater Associates, an energy consultancy in Irvine, California. "It went up 56 cents in a week, it will come down that fast."

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Jerry Brown will take the credit for the change to winter gas, but he was seriously pushed to do something with an official filing by an independent dealers' association.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: fireman28, 10/9/2012 9:48:48 AM     (No. 8919988)

I hope you Calif posters tell us what is really happening.

I want to see what the price is at the station that was charging $6.00.

Believe it when I see it. Of course, I bet the phone lines from the WH to Calif are smoking hot: "Drop the price for 2 weeks" and the taxpayers will slip you the difference.

Filled up here in the Atlanta suburbs yesterday at $3.48

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 10/9/2012 9:52:24 AM     (No. 8920002)

Maybe if they just made the rich pay their fair share (you know, charge the rich twice the quoted price so the not rich can pay less) then all will be alright.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/9/2012 10:23:38 AM     (No. 8920107)

This is just an exposure of the damage Moonbeam and the Democrats are wreaking on California with their green obsession.
California's unique blend of green gas has created this debacle.

Obama with his Keystone knife in the back is doing the same thing to our national energy industry.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: federale, 10/9/2012 10:36:10 AM     (No. 8920146)

For years Greens have clamored for European-style gasoline prices. They should now be partying on the beaches of Malibu with neighbor and hero Al Gore because their wishes are close to being fulfilled.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: happy conservative, 10/9/2012 10:40:08 AM     (No. 8920155)

Live in San Diego area. Price is about $4.69 on the average right now--about a $0.69 rise in the past month or so.

Heard yesterday, via the Roger Hedgecock radio show, that we pay, are you ready for this, somewhere between $0.56 to $0.70 per gallon in taxes! That means between federal, state, and local we pay almost 25% of the cost of a gallon of gas, not on the fuel, but to subsidize the governments!

So, Jerry-boy is going to release the supply to bring down the cost--in essence, that means he's been artificially pumping up the price by keeping the supply low! Stations in CA were running out of gas last weekend. Our Costco was selling premium at the lower octane price because the ran out of regular!

If we had drilled 30 years ago when the arguments went out that it would take too long, we'd be more than flush by now! And fraking, the Keystone Pipeline and drilling for natural gas are easy things to implement!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: craige, 10/9/2012 10:40:20 AM     (No. 8920156)

"Senator Dianne Feinstein... pointed out that California commuters already pay the highest gasoline prices in the country, while also going through the longest commutes."

Government caused problems.
1. special fuel blends are more expensive.
2. gasoline taxes go to public transport instead of new roads.

Liberals know what havoc their policies cause. They just don't care.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 10/9/2012 11:00:57 AM     (No. 8920212)

Paid 4.75 this morning only got half a tank (9 gals) hoping for a change by next week. The price went up from under $4.00 to $4.75 in 3 days not a month. Many stations are well over $5, mostly the indy's. Brands are around $4.72 which is the average. Has not gone down any yet. These prices may have little effect on me but for most its going to make them think again about voting for a Democrat. This is why Gov Moonbeam had to do something. Of course what he did is prove that it is the state government that is the cause of this problem.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bobgray2, 10/9/2012 12:10:32 PM     (No. 8920472)

They are set to drop because governor moonbeam authorized the early release of the cheaper to refine winter gasoline blend, just in time for gas prices to drop right before the election, so 0bama can say we are heading in the right direction.

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