The Hot New Meme: Gas Prices Are Surging And Will Torpedo This Recovery

Your Drudge front page today…

Drudge

Photo: The Drudge Report

Of course, Obama came into office during a depressed, deflated environment, so gas prices have rebounded for the same reason everything else has rebounded.

Still gas prices are rising, as you can see here.

chart

And there’s a rash of stories about how $4 gas prices could soon be seen.

Especially with spring and summer “driving seasons” not that far off, this is going to get a lot more buzz.

Certainly conservatives will be pushing the gas prices story more and more: See Jim Pethokoukis on gas prices and Presidential approval ratings.

NOW WATCH: Briefing videos

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.