The price of regular unleaded hit $3.59 today in my neighborhood.
When Democrats made all those promises in the fall of 2006 about ending the war in Iraq and helping the middle class, the price of gas was $2.62 a gallon. Voters dutifully voted for Democrats.
Gas prices have skyrocketed since Democrats took control of Congress in January 2007.
Other than staging photo opportunities with the heads of big oil companies, what have Democrats done about rising gas prices?
And if Sen. Barack Obama has a plan to deal with rising gas prices, why isn't he revealing it? Do we have to wait nine more months (until he is sworn in as president) to bring down gas prices?
(By the way, those TV ads by Obama saying he doesn't take money from oil companies ... he's lying. Don't take my word for it. Check out this article in The Los Angeles Times, one of the most liberal newspapers in the U.S.)
And why isn't the nightly news harping about rising gas prices under the Democrats' control of Congress? Why do Dems get a free pass?
Read more about the Democrats' inaction over rising gas prices at Save The GOP blog.