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Turmoil in Iraq is pushing up U.S. gasoline prices

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  • Violence in Iraq is pushing U.S. gasoline prices higher during a time of year they usually decline. The national average price of $3.67 per gallon is the highest price for this time of year since 2008, the year gasoline hit its all-time high.

      Violence in Iraq is pushing U.S. gasoline prices higher during a time of year they usually decline. The national average price of $3.67 per gallon is the highest price for this time of year since 2008, the year gasoline hit its all-time high.
    Associated Press

 
Associated Press

Violence in iraq is pushing u.s. gasoline prices higher, depriving drivers of the usual price break between memorial day and july fourth. the national average price of $3.68 per gallon is the highest price for this time of year since 2008, the year gasoline hit its all-time high. the good news is that gasoline is not likely to spike above $4 as it did 6 years ago. or even cross $3.90, as in 2011 and 2012.

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