gas prices

Saudi Arabia And the US Senate Team Up To Screw Hybrid And Electric Car Owners

by Steve MacDonald November 5, 2015
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Back in May I published an article with based on the Department of Energy 2015 Energy Outlook Report. According to the data it is difficult for Hybrid and Electric cars owners to recover the higher purchase price of a vehicle when gas prices are $3.90 a gallon. Depending on the model it would take anywhere […]

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Green Car’s Might Not Save You Any Green

by Steve MacDonald May 3, 2015
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The US Energy Information Administration (EIA) recently released its 2015 Energy outlook.  This report shares details on the nations existing energy positions and projects a wide range of positions out to 2040.  It’s a dry read–that’s actually an understatement–but there are a few highlights. It turns out that, despite years of Democrats protestations to the […]

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NH-DOT Transportation Czar Defends Gas Tax Increase

by Steve MacDonald August 5, 2014
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The NH Department of Transportation Czar, Christopher Clement Sr., took some time (and taxpayer money) out of his otherwise busy day, to give us his thoughts on the 4.2 cent gas tax increase.  It is titled, Fueling the Gas Tax Discussion.  Minister Clement advises us to be wary of political ads bearing false witness–that is […]

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Shaheen on Gas Prices – Two Broken Promises

by Steve MacDonald July 24, 2014
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Citizens for a Strong New Hampshire has released its latest video holding NH Senator Jeanne Shaheen Accountable. Not mentioned: Shaheen also took money from the Petroleum Marketers Association of America.  She has also taken  money from the PAC’s of fellow Democrats who are funded by Koch brothers, and is more than happy to have a […]

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96 Month Chart of Democrat Reactions To Gas Prices

by Steve MacDonald March 20, 2014
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Democrats Set New Record

by Steve MacDonald September 17, 2013
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Here’s a feather for your cap, Democrat Party.  Party of the middle-class.  The compassionate party of Hard Working American Families™.  You guys, having had a majority control of congress for almost five years now, two of them with total control, are the first President and party in US History to preside over gas prices in […]

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As Gas Prices Reach Toward $4.00/ Gallon

by Steve MacDonald July 31, 2013

If you recall, a few years back, while Democrats had complete control of congress, and when gas prices were rising but lower than they are now, Democrats in New Hampshire were tripping over each other to blame Republicans and to claim that energy companies were getting rich on the backs of working families. Even the […]

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Seven “Firsts” for the US Economy

by Steve MacDonald January 1, 2013

From Wynton Hall at Breitbart…an end of year (or beginning of year) list of Mr. Obama’s new normal.  This is his America, and that of Democrats who have had a majority control of the US government for six years now. Mr. Hall calls these “seven firsts for the US economy.” 1. All-time record annual average […]

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Note From Julianna Smoot – Deputy Campaign Manager – Obama For America [Updated]

by Steve MacDonald October 15, 2012

Update: Politico is now reporting on this – ‘Obama Camp uses Guilt In Fundraiser Email.’ (Me: What’s next, Calling them racists if they don’t donate?) Original post I recently received this email from Obama for America Steve — According to our records associated with this email address — hopefully it’s yours if you’re reading this! […]

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by Steve MacDonald October 10, 2012

Thanks Joe! “I was recently at my local gas station and asked a guy named Joey Danco. I said, ‘Joey, how much did it cost to fill your tank?’ You know what his answer was? He said, ‘I don’t know, Joe. I never have enough money to do it.’” Gas was $3.17 when Joe Biden […]

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Ask New Hampshire Democrats…About Gas Prices

by Steve MacDonald October 5, 2012

Nothing says ‘we have no principles whatsoever’ like a crowd of screeching banshee gone silent when the shoe is on the other foot. If you’ve failed to notice this happens to Democrats often and no example is more prominent than gas prices. Back when it was politically expedient, Democrats in New Hampshire were wailing like […]

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Obama Legacy

by Steve MacDonald September 16, 2012

We’ve had 43 straight months of unemployment above 8%, gas prices have risen more than 100%, national debt has exceeded $16 trillion-plus, and the average family’s net worth has fallen 40%. Forward!  

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Grab Some Sticky Notes…

by Steve MacDonald March 29, 2012

The Post-It®  note revolt is gaining steam.  People are making it habit of leaving little messages at the gas pump, portable little blog posts for fellow consumers who might need something else for their eyes to settle on aside from the climbing-scrolling-rising cost of their fill-up. So here’ s a free stock tip.  Buy some […]

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How About Those Gas Prices?

by Rick Olson March 7, 2012

“As you know, the government takes 40 percent of what you make. The other 60 percent, of course, taken by the gas stations.” — Jay Leno Been to a Gas Station Lately? Prices have spiked markedly in the last two weeks. For those of us driving Sport Utility Vehicles the effect is most pronounced. Just […]

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Obama – Campaign 2012 Prep-Talk!

by Steve MacDonald April 25, 2011

The Obama campaign has released it’s "trailer" for the 2012 campaign movie called “I’m In.” I’m not, but since they sent it to me I figured I’d watch it. Jim Messina, Obama’s campaign manager, clues us in, and the first slide he shows us is this one.

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Obama Gas – Does He Own This Too?

by Steve MacDonald April 25, 2011

    H/T Chris Horner – Big

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