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Gas Prices Soar In California As Supply Shrinks

Gas prices are soaring in California in a classic example of supply and demand after an explosion stopped gasoline production at an Exxon Mobil refinery while another remains offline due to labor unrest.

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California Gas Tax Drops 6 Cents In July, But Drivers Aren’t Likely To See Impact

The five-member State Board of Equalization voted unanimously to cut the state gasoline tax from 36 cents to 30 cents a gallon. The decrease takes effect in July, though Californians may not see a difference at the pump because of other factors affecting gas prices.



California Gas Tax Could Be Reduced By 7.5 Cents, But Consumers May Not Feel Impact

The five-member tax board will vote to lower the excise tax rate from 18 cents to 10.5 cents at its Feb. 24 meeting in Culver City. The agency’s staff is recommending the tax cut because of falling gas prices.


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Call Kurtis: Garbage Company Charges for Fuel Even With Low Gas Prices

She says the city of Modesto pointed the finger at its contractor Galton Solid Waste. She says Galton pointed her back to the city for billing issues. So why is this fuel charge still on the bill?


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US Gas Prices Fall Another 13 Cents, But Expect A Rise Soon

The average price of a regular gallon of gas dropped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07, but it could soon rise.


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Gas Prices Begin To Fall Below $2 Per Gallon Near Sacramento

At a Bonfair gas station in Fairfield, the price recently dropped to $1.97. The Arco up the road says it plans to do the same next week to stay competitive.


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Sacramento Has California’s Lowest Average Gas Price – $2.42 A Gallon – At The Moment

The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped 27 cents a gallon in the past three weeks, to $2.20.


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Gas Prices Likely To Stay In $2 Range For Rest Of The Year

Nationally, a gallon of regular gas costs $2.19. In California, that moves to $2.65, and locally $2.53 in Sacramento, $2.52 in Stockton and $2.48 in Modesto.


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Falling Gas Prices Let Shoppers Put Fuel Money Into Holiday Shopping

This holiday season, shoppers are delighted to see gas prices plummeting much lower than they were this time last year.


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Gas Prices Continue To Dip

Yes, you’re reading that right. At one gas station in Sacramento, prices for regular unleaded have dipped below $3.


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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.


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U.S. Gas Prices Drop 3.5 Cents, May Continue To Drop

The average price per gallon of regular gasoline in the U.S. has dropped 3 ½ cents over the past two weeks.