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Trump administration announces gas, oil lease plans

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke today announced the next step for developing the National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program (National OCS Program) for 2019-2024.

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Celebrate America’s Birthday with lowest July 4th gas prices since 2005

Mid-Atlantic drivers will see Stars and Stripes this weekend, as well as the lowest gas prices for Independence Day since 2005.


Gas prices reach 2016 high

The national average price of gasoline increased slightly over the past week, and has reached a new high for 2016.

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AAA: Gas prices climb to six-month high

Gas prices are at their highest levels in more than six months, and the national average has remained above $2 per gallon for 46 consecutive days.

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Gas prices pushing above $2 a gallon mark in Virginia

Gas prices in Virginia moved higher by nine cents per gallon on the week and 15 cents more per gallon on the month.

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Virginia gas prices still below $2 a gallon

Gas prices in Virginia are still below $2 a gallon, even as record-high demand has pushed the national average to $2.13 per gallon.

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Gas prices headed up toward Memorial Day?

While the national average has dropped, regional gas prices have been yo-yoing as stations receive summer-blend gasoline.

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AAA: Gas prices back above $2 a gallon nationally

Gas prices have increased largely due to seasonal increases in fuel demand and reduced production as some refineries conduct maintenance.

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AAA: Gas prices continue recent climb

A recent increase in gas prices is due to a decline in gasoline supplies, relatively strong demand and continued refinery maintenance.

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Gas prices rising steadily: AAA

Gas prices nationally have climbed by six cents per gallon versus one week ago and are likely to continue to rise as the spring refinery maintenance season ramps up.

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Mid-Atlantic gas prices continue decline: National average up this week

Mid-Atlantic gas prices continue a slow decline, with areas in Virginia breaking the sub-$1.50 barrier.

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AAA: Gas prices about to push back up?

Gas prices in the region continue to decline, but the party may be coming to an end sooner than many would like.

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Bob Goodlatte: A new energy tax? No thanks, Mr. President

President Obama’s new proposal to tax oil and potentially raise the price of a gallon of gas by up to 25 cents is harmful.

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Gas prices remain well under $2 a gallon

National average gas prices have now spent 37 consecutive days below the $2 per gallon benchmark.

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AAA: Gas prices continue downward trend

Gas prices have spent more than 30 consecutive days below $2 per gallon as pump prices are headed toward the lowest mark in six years.

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Gas prices continue to fall

Gas prices throughout the Mid-Atlantic region continue their steady decline and within the next week or two may all be under the $2 mark.

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Low gas prices: It’s all about the oil

Oil prices continue a 14-month dip, revolutionizing prices at the gas pump. Today’s national average price is $1.90, down 7 cents from last week.


Good news: Gas prices continue decline

Gas prices rang in the New Year by reaching the lowest average price ($1.997) for the holiday since 2009.


AAA: Gas prices at lowest level in six years

Mid-Atlantic drivers are paying the lowest average price for regular unleaded gasoline since 2009, and the national average is one cent away from dropping below $2 per gallon.


AAA: Gas prices nearing six-year low

The national average gas price dropped below the 2015 low price of $2.03 and should soon fall below the $2 per gallon mark for the first time since 2009.

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Gas prices below $1.90 a gallon across Virginia

The national average gas price remains poised to fall below $2 per gallon by Christmas, and Virginia is already well within that benchmark.

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AAA: Gas prices continue to fall as Thanksgiving holiday approaches

Gas prices have fallen since Nov. 12, reaching today’s national average price of $2.08 per gallon, and an average price in Virginia of $1.92 a gallon.

AAA: Gas prices back under $2 a gallon across Virginia

Like autumn leaves, motorists have come to expect gas prices to fall this time of year. In recent weeks, gas prices moved up across the country and in the Mid-Atlantic region due to regional refinery maintenance. However, this week gas prices have begun to retreat and many areas in the Mid-Atlantic are seeing averages under $2 per gallon again.


AAA: Gas prices inching upward after weeks of falls

The national average price of gas has seen a reversal of course this week, inching upward to $2.22 Sunday. Despite this slight uptick, the national average continues to sit at its lowest price for this date since 2007. Pump prices have declined by 9 cents month-over-month and motorists are benefiting from significant yearly savings, with today’s price 72 cents per gallon less than a year ago.


AAA: Virginia gas prices continue downward slide inside $2 a gallon

Gas prices continue their move inside the $2 a gallon mark in Virginia, with the average in the Commonwealth at $1.96 a gallon for regular unleaded Sunday morning, down three cents a gallon from last week, and 81 cents a gallon from a year ago.