Politicians aren't responsible for high gas prices? Oh, give us a break
August 4, 2022
OLYMPIA–Ever since gas prices shot into the stratosphere, I’ve been hearing a chorus of apologists declare that elected officials aren’t responsible for high gas prices.
Well, I happen to be an elected official, and I don’t think that’s fair.
Thanks to your governor and state Legislature, there’s going to be another round of gas-price increases starting next year. And it’s going...