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President Announces SPR Crude Oil Release

This morning the President announced that the US would release 30 million barrels from the US Strategic Petroleum Reserve. At the same time, The International Energy Agency announced that it would release 30 million additional barrels of oil from global … Continue reading

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What The Hell Are They Thinking?

On May 24th the Commodities Futures Trading Commission [CFTC] issued a statement announcing its intention to file suit against three companies it alleges manipulated the crude oil markets in 2008, yielding $50 million in illegal profits for the named defendants. … Continue reading

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Why Food and Energy Prices Are Rising – The “Fed” Tax – From November 9, 2010

The Fed Tax  The Tax Congress Never Passed and the President Never Signed – And That Continues to Rise The prices of wheat, corn and soybeans have increased in price more than 90% over the past year. Every American who … Continue reading

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The Price of Gasoline

CONNECTICUT GAS TAX HIKE COSTS DRIVERS AN ADDITIONAL $205,000 PER DAY The average retail price of regular gasoline hit $4.00 per gallon in Connecticut today. Connecticut joins several other states [Alaska, California, D.C., Hawaii and Illinois] in the nation to have … Continue reading

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