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Economy: Consumer Spending / Gasoline #888910

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 28, 2008
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Commerce Department report on consumer spending for the last month and Energy Department figures on diesel gasoline prices cited.

(Chicago and Bolingbrook, Illinois: Chris Bury) The impact of rising diesel prices on truckers and then on consumer goods examined; statistics on food prices cited. [Trucker Bill PEPPERS†, Daman Express president Glen GRACE†, independent operator Reginald POWELL†- react to fuel prices.] [American Trucking Assn. economist Tavio HEADLEY†- cites rising diesel use in Europe, China and India.]

Gibson, Charles;
Bury, Chris

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