Outlier of a study on a long-dead bill
A recent study of a proposed cap-and-trade policy’s effect on Wisconsin consumers showed it could "raise gasoline prices by 141 percent and electricity rates by 171 percent" by 2030.
The price is right. The blame is off the mark
The price of gasoline was at $1.85 a gallon when President Barack Obama took office and has since nearly doubled because of his policies
It's a far piece from becoming black gold
The United States can immediately tap a domestic energy resource of "more than 1.5 trillion barrels of oil, six times more than Saudi Arabia."
Other factors play a much bigger role
"The failed economic policies" of President Barack Obama, the Democrats and the Federal Reserve "are making gas prices higher while America’s economy is running on fumes."
It holds down pump prices, but you also pay up from another pocket
Wisconsin Corn Growers Association
"Without ethanol, gas prices would be at least 15% higher. With gas at four bucks, that means you’re saving 12 bucks on a 20 gallon fill up."
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