FUEL PRICE BLUSTER LOOKS ABSURD
08.01.1990 / Energyboardroom
They come out like sporting event “boo birds” when the home team falters. Oil and gas prices jump, and governors and attorneys general of some consuming states call news conferences, shake their fists, and demand investigations of the petroleum industry. It's their prerogative. They are government officials. But when prices rise for reasons apparent to anyone, the bluster looks absurd.