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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…
- Mark Cooper director of research for the Consumer Federation of America
- Roger Diwan partner, head of financial advisory PFC Energy
- Neil King, Jr. national reporter, "The Wall Street Journal"
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