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Monday morning bummer: Gas prices increase 20th day in a row

WTSP -- St. Petersburg, Florida -- Say it isn't so! AAA's Fuel Gauge Report shows gas prices nationwide inching up another penny overnight, marking the 20th day of consecutive increases at the pump.

The average price for a gallon of regular gas nationwide is now at $3.698.

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Unfortunately, there's no relief in sight.

"Concern and fear are driving the market at this time and pushing oil prices to nearly $110 a barrel resulting in record-breaking pump prices for this time of year," said Jessica Brady, AAA spokeswoman, "This is happening at a time when reports show a slow, but steady global economic recover. However, the increased cost of gas could have a negative impact on the economic turnaround as it eats in


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Amplion
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The Majority VOTED FOR O'BUMMER !!!!
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So what else is new??
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2012 12:13:50 PM

woke up this and saw that gas prices were through the roof. death to the speculators, and all associated with these scumbags.
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impose export controls and tariffs.
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Why stop at 5? Where will it stop?
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don't be surprised by anything in these crazy days
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A nation without a real energy policy will continue to get screwed.
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2012 9:31:13 AM

They use any excuse they can to drive up the prices!
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It is going to get much worse until we change the admistration.
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2012 9:26:34 AM

This is madness.
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2012 9:22:31 AM

When gas was approaching $2 or more in last admin. it was Bush's fault. Now 3 years into this admin. it's STILL Bush's fault?
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High prices on gas is all Obama's fault.
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Happy you voted for obummer? Hows that hopey changey junk working out for ya?
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This is only the beginning.Cheap peak oil was decades ago.
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On the way to 5
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Yep and look out for the "spring break" travel price spikes in about 3-4 weeks
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Ah, what a great way to start the weeK! NOT.
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always going up
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And Barry, Choo-Choo, and all the greenies do a happy dance....
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I'll see your 20 ....

And raise ya 10 more!

Boo! And Hoo too to you too!
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bummer
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And counting....
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somebody wants to make extra $$$$$$$ for a vacation
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