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Labor Day Travel / Gasoline Prices #736311

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 26, 2003
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(New York: Anthony Mason) The reasons for the jump in gas prices just before the Labor Day weekend explored; details given of the impact of the blackout in the Northeast, the damaged Arizona pipeline, the situation in Iraq, and low oil inventory; statistics on gas sales, oil production and refining controlled by the oil industry cited. [Public Citizen Wenonah HAUTER†- says it’s price gouging.] [Alaron Trading Corp. Phil FLYNN†- says we’re pushing the limit with refining capacity.]

Reporter(s):
Roberts, John;
Mason, Anthony
Duration:
00:02:10

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