Gas Prices Soar 51 Cents in Just Two Months… (See “RELATED” Article!!!!!)

Gas Prices Soar 51 Cents in Just Two Months

CNS News ^ | February 18, 2013 | Julia Seymour

Posted on Monday, February 18, 2013 1:03:56 PM by george76

Per gallon cost has risen every business day for a month.

Consumers are taking another huge hit in 2013. First, the two percent Social Security tax hike began the year. Now, gas prices are soaring ever closer to $4 a gallon and have jumped 51 cents a gallon since Dec. 20.

According to the Oil Price Information Service, the national average for a gallon of unleaded was $3.21.9 on Dec. 20, 2012. Today, that price is $3.73.0. While there has been a steady increase, prices shot almost 9 cents just over the weekend.

It took the media some time to catch on to rising gas prices, as “Good Morning America‘s” Josh Elliot said two weeks after the climb began that “we have just learned that gas prices have skyrocketed.”

Those higher pump prices hurt consumers, who were already paying more for gas than in decades. The Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported recently that the average household spent more on gas last year, as a percentage of income, than it had in 30 years.

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