Feb 20, 2013 The gas tax helps pay for our roads; and we’re not collecting as much money as we need.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Feb 18, 2013 Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez made a surprise return to his country Monday after spending over two months in Cuba for cancer treatment.
Jan 11, 2013 Taking power in 1999, Hugo Chavez almost single-handedly transformed Venezuelan society, wielding the country's oil wealth as a weapon. Can a strongman economy continue after his death?
Nov 23, 2012 Oklahoma not only boasts some of the lowest gas prices in the country, but also one of the highest concentrations of gas stations.
Nov 16, 2012 Checking back in with a gas station manager in Pelham, N.Y., after his station gets fuel.
Nov 9, 2012 Price-gouging during natural disaster is illegal, and New Jersey is prosecuting some gas stations after Hurricane Sandy. But gouging also is a means for distributing more broadly, because it discourages hoarding.
Nov 6, 2012 New York's state attorney general investigates price gouging as Craigslist ads sell gas for $20 a gallon.
Nov 5, 2012 Loudoun County, Virginia fence-sitters explain what got them to commit.
Oct 30, 2012 Northeastern refineries shut down because of the hurricane, but Sandy also shut down traffic across the region, saving far more gas than those refineries produce.