Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Gas prices

Hillary says "market manipulation" is going on, and that she would tap the Strategic Oil Reserves for the time being to drive down prices, and then she said something about the gas tax that I missed because my girls were asking me a question about Band-Aids. Hillary seems to have hit her stride here in these last five minutes.

Jimmy Carter is brought up, but it's in the context of America's dependence on foreign oil. Carter said that the country's dependence on foreign oil will come to an end "here and now" -- in 1979. Obama says that is why people are cynical.