Rising Oil Prices & Gas Tax Moratorium

Rising Oil Prices & Gas Tax Moratorium

Record oil prices are being blamed for gasoline approaching four dollars a gallon and higher food prices. Senators McCain and Clinton are calling for a moratorium on the federal gas tax, while Sen. Obama is opposed to it. Our panel will...

Record oil prices are being blamed for gasoline approaching four dollars a gallon and higher food prices. Senators McCain and Clinton are calling for a moratorium on the federal gas tax, while Sen. Obama is opposed to it. Our panel will discuss the impact on consumers and what’s behind surging energy costs…

Guests

Neil King, Jr.

national reporter, "The Wall Street Journal"

Roger Diwan

partner, head of financial advisory PFC Energy

Mark Cooper

director of research for the Consumer Federation of America

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