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Gas Prices Extend Painful Record:
July 4 Marks 1,290 Days above
$3-a-Gallon

Cybercast News Service, by Julia Seymour

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Posted By:JoniTx, 7/2/2014 9:53:18 PM

This Independence Day weekend, drivers won´t see any relief from high gas prices. Although prices retreated by a fraction of a cent at the beginning of the week, AAA predicts holiday travelers will pay the most at the pump since 2008. In its monthly gas price report released June 30, AAA said, "With Independence Day only a few days away, today´s national average price of gas is $3.68 per gallon. This average is considerably more expensive than recent years for the holiday. The national average on July 4 in previous years was: $3.48 (2013); $3.34 (2012); $3.57 (2011); $2.74 (2010);

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Urgent Fury, 7/2/2014 10:06:07 PM     (No. 9909018)

Oh but it´s OK, there´s a RAT in the White House.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Northcross, 7/2/2014 10:13:33 PM     (No. 9909024)

Number 1 is absolutely right. If a Republican were in office, we would have frequent stories about how drivers are suffering at the hands of the greedy oil companies and their cronies in the White House.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Phantomll, 7/2/2014 10:16:49 PM     (No. 9909026)

When GWB was president he was constantly bashed about the price of gas.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: FunOne, 7/2/2014 10:31:52 PM     (No. 9909043)

When GWB departed the White House, the price of gasoline was $1.86 per gallon.



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Reply 5 - Posted by: Shells, 7/2/2014 10:44:15 PM     (No. 9909063)

Absolutely right #4. And I gleefully filled my tank for $4.79 a gallon today.

Here in CT we´re blessed with extra special taxes!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Mamateach, 7/3/2014 12:07:48 AM     (No. 9909129)

Selling for over $4 a gallon of regular in my state and the nitwits in DC want to add another 12 cents a gallon in taxes!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ladydawgfan, 7/3/2014 12:23:24 AM     (No. 9909142)

I thought that I was getting a bargain when I found a station that was selling for $3.65 per gallon yesterday. BTW, I saw a bumper sticker that said a version of what #4 said.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 7/3/2014 2:00:16 AM     (No. 9909183)

I can´t wait to see the price of the next home heating oil delivery, probably in September. It was over $4.00/gal. in May.

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