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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.

02/23/2012

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