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Officials Working To Bring Gas To Tri-
State As Residents Struggle To Find Fuel

CBS News & Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:BaseballFan, 11/2/2012 3:17:41 PM

New York – As the fight for fuel continues at the few stations still open across the Tri-State area, officials said Friday that they are working to get gas where it’s needed. Speaking at a news conference Friday morning, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo acknowledged that there is a shortage of fuel, but said “there is no reason to panic.” “The issue of gasoline has created concern and anxiety and practical problems all throughout the region. People can’t get gas, there’s a slow down of the delivery of services, it’s increased the stress level all across the region,” Cuomo said.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici, 11/2/2012 3:19:35 PM     (No. 8982937)

There's no rush, you will all vote for Obama anyway.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Fiesta del sol, 11/2/2012 3:35:01 PM     (No. 8982993)

Easy for him to say. His shack up honey, Sandra Lee, probably has a fancy "tablescape" waiting for him at his warm governor's mansion.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Michaelus, 11/2/2012 3:42:00 PM     (No. 8983014)

I am 50 miles from Battery Park and there is no shortage of gasoline here. It takes an hour or so for a gas tanker to drive from New Haven to NY or NJ. The reason this does not happen is because the Government prevents it via a myriad of rules and regulations. The Government you created people by your votes.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jackson, 11/2/2012 3:54:38 PM     (No. 8983057)

Of all the scummy politicians around, Cuomo's father, Mario, was the worst of the worst. A self-righteous jerk who had the audacity to compare himself to St. Thomas More due to his "courageous" stand bucking the Church regarding abortion. To accentuate his courage he placed a portrait of the Saint behind his desk. To call this evil, blood-drenched coward contemptible would be too kind.
His son is slightly better - but a fool, nonetheless.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: athina, 11/2/2012 4:10:31 PM     (No. 8983107)

This afternoon the lines at the gas stations near me are all backing up into the major corridor, Rt. 9 - in Wappingers Fall and Poughkeepsie, NY. I noted several NJ plates. We are 90 minute or more away from the hard-hit areas, so I was surprised - I'm not sure people would really drive this far to get gas or whether these are commuters who couldn't get gas close to their work farther south, or whether people in general are starting to react to the 'gas shortage', but it is definitely a phenomenon.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: oh-heck, 11/2/2012 4:11:35 PM     (No. 8983108)

They closed the ports. Once they reopen the ports, it will still take hours to bring the trucks in, load them, and ship them out to stations with power.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Lucianne, 11/2/2012 4:19:59 PM     (No. 8983138)

please post more carefully. Many of our staff are without power and cannot correct posts this sloppy. Please help us out by observing the rules. Thanks.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: leftcoastmom, 11/2/2012 6:03:36 PM     (No. 8983394)

all the liberal democrat voters shouldn't even want or need gasoline.....aren't they all driving hybrids or electric cars...oh wait...no electricity...silly me

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Delilah, 11/2/2012 8:15:14 PM     (No. 8983668)

I heard on the news that NJ prohibited the importation of gasoline from other states and that is what caused the shortage. Bureauocracy at work. Govt. is the problem, not the solution.

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