Presidential candidate John Kerry proposed an energy plan that would help bring down gas prices. President Bush says high prices at the pump could have been avoided if Congress had passed his energy bill. Diane and her guests talk about the economics and politics of energy.

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  • John Felmy chief economist for the American Petroleum Institute
  • Ron Minsk former special assistant to President Clinton on economic policy

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