2012-03-08 / Columns
Schumer Wants More Saudi Oil
With the dramatic recent rise in gas prices, New York Senator Chuck Schumer is turning to . . . Saudi Arabia for help in lowering the burden for many Americans across the nation. The problem is, the average price for a gallon of gas in the state of New York is $3.97, making it the fifth highest in the nation (the national average is not cheap either, currently at $3.76).