How come gas is so expensive??????

I have asked my parents and they have both given me their answers/opinions. I am looking for an educated answer why gas prices are soaring?! Does president bush have anything to do with it, and is he making money from the high prices??

Asked By: othoeric - 3/25/2008
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supply and demand. We cause most ofit. We do not want to live in dirty cities but that is were the jobs are so we are willing to travel more to work... More
Answered By: G L - 3/25/2008
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Refineries need new equipment to refine cheaper cruder grades of oil , so someone has to pay up for the new equipment.
Answered By: ada a - 3/25/2008
oil prices are up because nobody is doing anything to bring them down. Oil is not in short supply and there are no problems getting it out of the ground.... Both Bush and Cheneys fortunes are built on the oil business, so to me that is an indicator.....
Answered By: Sophie B - 3/25/2008
1. China, India, Brazil and other countries are asking for more gas, thus (because demand is higher) gas price is up... More
Answered By: Tolmi - 3/27/2008
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