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Gas Under 3 Dollars a Gallon

WLOX -13 -- If you need to fill up your gas tank, you'll be glad to read this. Gas prices are dropping. And at more and more stations across the coast, a gallon of regular gas now costs less than $3.00.

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Submitted Dec 12, 2012 By: Thunder
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wang91554
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 10:20:25 AM

not here!
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DesertRat2011
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 9:25:27 AM

Lowest around here in the desert of So. Ca. is $3.35 for gas & $3.89 for diesel
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paulp24
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 9:02:10 AM

Good...taking a trip
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blupupher
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 7:00:19 AM

seen a few under $3, walmart has been for a week or so now with their $0.10 off/gallon deal.
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georgia2girl
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 6:34:38 AM

We're getting close here. $3.04 today.
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Nancy&Len
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 4:35:07 AM

Nowhere near that price around here.
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tomok
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 1:09:50 AM

Gas Under 3 Dollars a Gallon? Yes, there is gas under $3/gallon. It was first $2.99/gallon, it went to $2.91/gallon yesterday and back to $2.99/gallon today at an ARCO station in Gresham. It made the local news yesterday!
The price at the pump needs to go down to $2/gallon, *$3, *$3.50/gallon or *$4.00 is Not the new low! Cheaper fuel prices, the better the economy will come back and the better 'Coming out of the closet' Sneeky's lousy, smoke and mirrors, lack of jobs, dog and pony show and in the crapper economy will come back that much faster. Sneeky's economy is not improving but continues to hurt the population and the job numbers continue to be down! The mindless Sheep that voted him back into office are also to blame for this lousy economy that will Not improve anytime soon.
Whatever the size or shape of the vehicle, vehicle manufactures Produce and the population ‘Drives’ vehicles with high MPG, are very safe, reliable, have a ‘reasonable’ cost and a good ‘value’ for the money.
The price of fuel at the pump is too high!
XII/XXII/MMXII!
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SkooterG
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 12:21:15 AM

Still waiting for the sub-$3/gallon here in the Phoenix area. We are real close, but not there yet.
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clermont40miles
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 9:56:43 PM

We are seeing it in southwest Ohio. Will go lower as long as GREEDway (Speedway) doesn't get the greed itch and spike us as usual.

Enjoying it whilst we can.
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jrsva
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 9:37:20 PM


The GB Low-15 list for Virginia are all $2.909 or less at this time, topped by a station in Charlottesville at $2.699. Merry Christmas!
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Darwin00
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 9:26:12 PM

Keep dropping!
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rwsb30
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 9:19:33 PM

The best price I saw today was 3.09....Time to refuel !
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jrsva
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 9:19:28 PM

“Gasoline was under $2.00 a gallon in Jan 2009 before [Obama] took office. Today the average for a gallon of regular gas here is $3.63.”

And why is that true? Because the economy had been driven over a cliff under the Bush administration, causing gas to drop from record highs (over $4/gal) in the summer of 2008. If you really want gas at less than $2/gal we will need to fall into another depression. Be careful what you ask for.

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rf6480
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 9:08:46 PM

I was able to top off the tank today ar 3.29. Can only get so muxh at a time. At least it's full again.

[Edited by: rf6480 at 12/12/2012 11:11:10 PM EST]
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crmedic
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 9:04:49 PM

It was under $3.00 a gallon in Little Rock today in places! It would be great to see prices dropping in North Central Arkansas!
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:51:02 PM

DABEE1073 wrote;
>>Gasoline was under $2.00 a gallon in Jan 2009 before obummer took office. Today the average for a gallon of regular gas here is $3.63.<<

I get SO tired of seeing this crap. Sure you are correct that it was under $2 in Jan 2009. But what was your price 6 months prior? Somewhere around $4.60! Please climb down off your reich wing nut job soapbox and join us in reality.
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kbierley
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:50:42 PM

Don't hold your breath ....
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Doomsday64
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:48:38 PM

good
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:46:42 PM

still a lot more than that here
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paulydel
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:44:36 PM

I hope it goes to a dollar a gallon.
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scubadaniel
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:44:29 PM

$3.16 in Dayton, Oh today.
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lesndave
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:44:20 PM

Yep...
Keep it dropping!!!
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outlaw329
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:42:36 PM

Some stations around here are at 2.76, but not close enough to make the drive.
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:41:41 PM

Nice!
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KhelbenArunson
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:41:30 PM

good it should be below $2 a gallon though.
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bvrbill
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:36:45 PM

Unfortunately this will be temporary. Don't expect prices to keep falling.
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Focus2
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:31:45 PM

Should be under $2 a gallon and should have happened long before now!
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MG_Sputnik
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:31:40 PM

Not even close here in Philly suburbs. $3.55 at TWO stations on PA 452.
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bra0712
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:28:53 PM

hopefuly soon in Mesa AZ
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:25:12 PM

Wow it is a start.
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DABEE1073
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:24:35 PM

Gasoline was under $2.00 a gallon in Jan 2009 before obummer took office. Today the average for a gallon of regular gas here is $3.63.
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:24:17 PM

Not here local yet.
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g303v303g
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:24:03 PM

Not in San Francisco.
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:23:35 PM

Good news,,, finally.
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OCTAPA
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:22:45 PM

Just for how long it will stay there? Or I should say, how soon it will get back to the recent high prices? What is going up doesn't go down, not for the initial prices it was few years ago... sounds negative, but c'est la vie...
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dasimon
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:22:28 PM

Not yet in my area, but getting close.
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:22:01 PM

Not in Illinois
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:20:32 PM

Not in San Diego
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:19:51 PM

2.93 here today.
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:18:26 PM

2.91 here in Greer, SC
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:15:54 PM

As the old saying goes "what goes up, must come down"
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:14:21 PM

NOT YET, HERE IN METRO PEORIA IL!
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:13:24 PM

great news! now bring it here!
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:11:43 PM

Outstanding
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:09:41 PM

Sounds good to me.
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ericbcire
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:08:43 PM

Prices must drop further or the economy will worsen.
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DEG
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:08:33 PM

Still have quite a way to go to get prices under $3/gallon in the Las Vegas area (mostly due to California refineries charging outrageous prices).
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:07:13 PM

Won't be seeing that in CA anytime soon, I'm sure!
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skybiker
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:04:37 PM

Needs to be under $2 a gallon...
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I doubt if it gets her
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