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Forum Post: In 2004, 70% of Democrats said Bush could do something about gas prices

Posted 8 years ago on March 30, 2012, 1:51 p.m. EST by craigdangit (326)
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Now, only about 30% say Obama can do anything about them. 40% of Republicans thought Bush could do something about them, now 60% think Obama can. Interesting.



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[-] 4 points by hchc (3297) from Tampa, FL 8 years ago

Media inspired mental midgets.....

[-] 3 points by alexrai (851) 8 years ago

lol, who the fuck cares about gas prices? Only people dumb enough to buy a fucking H2, or dumb enough to drive 2 hours each direction for work...

Republicans are stupid, just wait until Romney starts dropping bombs on Iran... they gonna go up a lot more...

[-] 1 points by craigdangit (326) 8 years ago

Yay for partisanship! More kool-aid please!

[-] 2 points by alexrai (851) 8 years ago

Maybe I should qualify that with a "...just wait until Obama starts dropping bombs on Iran..." the same thing is gonna happen. Either way, someone is gonna be dropping bombs on Iran after November 2012, so we know that regardless of who gets elected gas is going to be going up.

[-] 2 points by craigdangit (326) 8 years ago

Okay, fair enough.

[-] 1 points by JadedGem (895) 8 years ago

Well, up until Bush Jr. Republicans were propped up by the oil industry. The oil industry would raise oil prices significantly prior to an election, then drop them significantly if republicans won the upper hand. Since democrats are so into selling out, will they continue to bother with this practice or not? Voters really don't know for sure if electing a republican will save them money at the pump.

[-] 1 points by GumbyDamnit (36) 8 years ago

Obama intends to do nothing about gas prices and hopes to see them rise to the levels common in Europe (6-7/gallon) in order to 'spur and speed up alternative energy source development'..... while fully intending to assist the BRICS kill the USD.

Need supporting links?

[-] 0 points by GumbyDamnit (36) 8 years ago

Amazing silence from all the bi-party tools, well not really, sociopaths are reasonably predictable.

[-] 1 points by craigdangit (326) 8 years ago

True that.

[-] 1 points by ShubeLMorgan2 (1088) from New York, NY 8 years ago

It's called politics. What Obama can do and probably will do is release from the strategic oil reserves which would put some temporary downward pressure on prices. Also, of course were a deal made with Iran prices would also go down.

[-] 1 points by DanielBarton (1345) 8 years ago

can i ask where ya got those numbers please

[-] 1 points by craigdangit (326) 8 years ago

My local paper.

[-] 1 points by hchc (3297) from Tampa, FL 8 years ago

Sounds about right. Just like Dems are cool with bombing now, and R is making a stink about it.

Total hypocrisy, no matter where you go.