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Bush Blames $115 Oil on OPEC

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

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Bush Blames $115 Oil on OPEC

NEWS RELEASE:  CONTACT: Judy Dugan, 310-392-0522 ext. 305; or cell, 213-280-0175 April 16, 2008 New Oil Price Spike to $115 a Barrel Shows a "Two-Faced" White House That Takes Oil Off U.S. Markets While Blaming OPEC Consumer Watchdog Renews Call for Bush to Stop Buying Oil for U.S. Reserve, Release Oil to Dampen Price Santa […]

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Upside, Downside on Gas Tax Relief

Tuesday, April 15, 2008

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Upside, Downside on Gas Tax Relief

4-15-08 by dugan     The big upside of Sen. John McCain’s proposal today to suspend the 18.4-cent federal gasoline tax through this summer is that it’s simple and popular: Get rid of a tax and reduce the price of gasoline immediately. Those aren’t little points, with the prices of oil, gasoline, diesel, natural gas […]

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Where's Congress, White House on Gas Prices?

Monday, April 7, 2008

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Where's Congress, White House on Gas Prices?

NEWS RELEASE:  April 07, 2008  Gallon of Regular Gasoline Spikes Nearly a Nickel in a Week, 17 Cents Since March 3 Refineries’ Profit Surge Comes On Top of Record Profits Reaped From High Oil Prices; Group Asks, “Where’s the White House? Where’s Congress?” CONTACT: Judy Dugan, 310-392-0522, ext. 305,  Santa Monica, CA — At the […]

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Inexorable

Sunday, April 6, 2008

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Inexorable

4-06-08 by dugan   It’s hard to be shocked these days about prices at the pump, easier to be shocked that Congress can’t do more than talk about it. Today’s $3.324 a gallon for regular, is just another new all-time record, with the rise over the past few days at a penny a gallon or […]

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Gas Prices Hit Records Across U.S.

Monday, March 31, 2008

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Gas Prices Hit Records Across U.S.

NEWS RELEASE:  March 31, 2008 Contact: Judy Dugan, 310-392-0522, ext. 305, or cell: 213-280-0175 Gasoline Prices Hit Records in U.S., 17 States; Congress Prepares to Question Oil Execs Group Calls for Passage of Stalled Renewable Energy Bill, Oversight of Trading Markets Gasoline pumps prices rose to yet another record today and over the weekend, both […]

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Big Oil’s October Surprises

Tuesday, October 31, 2006

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Big Oil’s October Surprises

NEWS RELEASE October 31, 2006 CONTACT: Judy Dugan, (310) 392-0522 ext. 305, or cell (213) 280-0175, Jamie Court, ext. 327, Tim Hamilton, cell (360) 490-1077 Oil Companies’ Record 3rd Quarter Profit Reports Omitted "October Surprise" Profit Drop; Matches Gasoline-Pricing Pattern of Two Previous Election Years Santa Monica, CA — The recent sharp drop in gasoline […]

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