Natural Resources

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk

Kirk: Fight High Gas Prices With State’s Own Resources

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) says a remedy to high gas prices could be found by looking to Illinois’ own natural resources.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2011

Tanker Truck/Gas/Fuel (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Illinois’ Natural Resources Could Help Relieve Gas Prices

Illinois is among six states where the average price for a gallon of gas has topped $4 and several more are close behind, according to AAA’s Daily Fuel Gauge.