Bob King

Politico.com

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Deputy Energy and Environmental Editor for Politico; former environmental reporter for the Palm Beach Post

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Republicans are blaming the President, and he's  announcing new energy strategies , as the price of gasoline is up to  more than $4 a gallon  in parts of the country for the first time…

Pain at the Pump: What's behind the High Gas Prices?

Republicans are blaming the President, and he's announcing new energy strategies , as the price of gasoline is up to more than $4 a gallon in parts of the country for the first time…

from Which Way, L.A.?

The price of gasoline is up by an average of 30 cents since the start of the year. In parts of the country it's  more than $4 a gallon , for the first time since 2008.

Gasoline Prices Make for a Long, Hot Political Summer

The price of gasoline is up by an average of 30 cents since the start of the year. In parts of the country it's more than $4 a gallon , for the first time since 2008.

from To the Point

The dried-out  forests of South Lake Tahoe are ablaze  today with hundreds of homes destroyed and hundreds more in danger.

Permanent Drought and Water Efficiency

The dried-out forests of South Lake Tahoe are ablaze today with hundreds of homes destroyed and hundreds more in danger.

from To the Point

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