• High fuel costs immediate California lawmakers to contemplate penalties on oil income

    1 month ago - By Bésame

    SACRAMENTO -
    A brand new class of state lawmakers will likely be sworn in Monday and thrust into the center of Gov. Gavin Newsom's political struggle with oil corporations, testing the clout of an trade that spends closely to affect the Legislature and probably affecting fuel costs for Californians.
    Newsom has accused the oil trade of deliberately “price gouging” shoppers on the pump as retribution for the state's insurance policies to part out dependence on fossil fuels in an effort to curb local weather change. The petroleum trade argues the implications of these insurance policies and...
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