Gas Price http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/20884/all en 4 Of 5 Top Papers Call For Federal Gas Tax Hike http://www.mrc.org/articles/4-5-top-papers-call-federal-gas-tax-hike <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> National papers say it is ‘perfect’ time and an ‘obvious’ move to raise the gas tax, even as lower gas prices ‘stimulate economy.’ </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/joseph-rossell">Joseph Rossell</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">Four out of five top U.S. newspapers have called for federal gas tax hikes on the editorial page since oil and gas prices began falling significantly June 19, 2014.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/4-5-top-papers-call-federal-gas-tax-hike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Energy Government Media Taxes Editorial federal gas tax gas Gas Price Gas Tax gasoline Los Angeles Times national newspapers New York Times oil oil and gas price Tax Hikes tax increases USA Today Wall Street Journal Washington Post Mon, 12 Jan 2015 15:17:54 +0000 julia.seymour 47988 at http://www.mrc.org ABC Gives Olbermann Platform for Delusion About Anti-Obama Conspiracy to Raise Gas Prices http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-gives-olbermann-platform-delusion-about-anti-obama-conspiracy-raise-gas-prices <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2012/april/ThisWeek-Olbermann-2012-04-22-800.jpg" style="float: right; margin: 2px;" width="240" />Keith Olbermann, ousted from MSNBC and even Al Gore’s Current TV, was nevertheless invited to join the roundtable on Sunday’s (April 22) ABC <em>This Week</em>, where he spouted about how rising gas prices are supposedly the result a “deliberate” conspiratorial effort to damage President Obama:</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-gives-olbermann-platform-delusion-about-anti-obama-conspiracy-raise-gas-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Gas Price Keith Olbermann This Week Mon, 23 Apr 2012 23:47:47 +0000 brent.baker 39902 at http://www.mrc.org