July 28, 2022 – Politico
Falling gas prices blunt Republican campaign attacks
By Ben Lefebvre
For now, the decrease in energy prices may offer Democrats a respite from GOP attack ads on inflation.
The U.S. benchmark oil price is forecast to fall to an average of $90 a barrel for the second half of this year compared with $101.35
in the first half, RBN Energy analyst John Auers said. This would drag gasoline prices lower than they are now, barring a major upset in oil markets already roiled by factors including...