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Old 03-06-2012, 11:48 PM   #64
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Originally Posted by wrxdrvr

I suspect your low gas prices are kept low artificially, by your government's foreign policies... And yet the average US citizen seems to think that your gas prices are way too high... I would say that's not going to last long (low gas prices) as the demand for oil rises in the world...
Without subsidizing the cost, or artificially inflating supply, you can't have gas prices artificially low.

And yes, the price of gas is too high, but that is the result of speculation, OPEC and governments thinking they need to tax everything that moves... And in the case of CA, requiring a special blend that means our market exists in a bubble.
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