>Pump Up the Gas
“…I would be more interested in what the Democrats had to say about high gas prices if these were not the same people who
refused to let us drill for oil in Alaska,
imposed massive restrictions on building new refineries, and who
shut down the development of nuclear power in this country decades ago.
But it’s too much having to watch Democrats wail about the awful calamity to poor working families of having to pay high gas prices.
Imposing punitive taxation on gasoline to force people to ride bicycles has been one of the left’s main policy goals for years.
For decades Democrats have been trying to raise the price of gasoline so that the working class will stop their infernal car-driving and start riding on buses where they belong, while liberals ride in Gulfstream jets…”