How Would You Solve the Rising Fuel Price Problem?
“Park everything and make America suffer. America would shut down.”
“They should drop [fuel prices] because they are too high right now. We have all the oil we need right here.”
“They shouldn’t pass it on to the truckers because we have it hard enough.”
Nova Scotia, Canada
“A good surcharge works for me.”
“They need to increase funding to the refineries and create new ones.”
“Start by lowering the taxes.”
El Paso, Texas
“They should raise freight prices to compensate for fuel prices.”
Mike Gibson Trucking
“We should stop getting foreign oil and use our technology. We are smart enough to get away from fossil fuel, but we are just not doing it.”
“They need to explore more gas and oil wells.”
Fort Worth, Texas
“I’d do a little of everything: raise rates, have a fuel surcharge and tell people to quit driving so much!”
Long Beach, Calif.
“Refine more oil to bring prices down.”
“Determine the source of increase in prices because we aren’t getting a straight answer.”
“We are being held hostage. Bush is making the money, and we are paying for it, so we need to change who is running the government.”
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