Then and now … flip and flop … Politics 101: blame the other guy whenever possible and obfuscate when your guy is in office.
Often heard is that gas was something like gas was $1.84 on the day Obama became president and now … OMG.
Sure it was lower for that short period of time, but it had just fallen late in the 2008 election year from a high in the spring of 2008 that wasn’t much different than the current cost.
Beware of politicians … and fear their cheering sections even more. Truth often is irrelevant and YOU are trusted to have a short attention span.
So what does the energy industry itself say about high prices? Check it out at this link.
Thanks to Travis Johnson for sharing.