Oil Companies

Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: Gas Prices Up, Along With Oil Company Profits

CBS 2’s Walter Jacobson is fuming not only about high gasoline prices, but also the oil companies that are pocketing billions.


Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: Gas Prices Are Getting Outrageous

I didn’t want to, but figured I’d better this morning — stop for gas. I spent $58.32, and it didn’t even fill my tank.

CBS 2–02/21/2012

Gasoline pump. (Credit: Miguel Gutierrez/Getty Images)

Expiring Ethanol Tax Credit Could Mean Higher Gas Prices

An expiring ethanol tax credit could lead to higher gas prices come 2012.

WBBM Newsradio–12/29/2011

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.)

Durbin: Time To Open Strategic Oil Reserve

Memorial Day is behind us and gas prices are still rising, and now, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says it’s time to take the drastic step of dipping into the strategic oil reserve.

WBBM Newsradio–06/03/2011