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Bush Removes Executive Ban on Offshore Oil Drilling

Article: Bush Removes Executive Ban on Offshore Oil Drilling

WASHINGTON, DC, July 14, 2008 (ENS) – Saying that Americans are worried about the high price of gasoline, President George W. Bush today removed the executive ban on offshore exploration on the Outer Continental Shelf, the OCS, that has stood since his father was in the Oval Office. Speaking in the White House Rose Garden,…

Gas Price Forecast Grim: $4 a Gallon This Summer

Article: Gas Price Forecast Grim: $4 a Gallon This Summer

WASHINGTON, DC, April 9, 2008 (ENS) – Gasoline prices could top $4 a gallon this summer, with prices expected to average $3.54 over the summer months, and a peak, monthly average of more than $3.60 in June, predicts a new report by the federal Energy Information Administration, EIA, issued Tuesday. The EIA numbers for diesel…