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TravisTuxy

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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2012 10:43:46 PM

Concerns about global economic weakness have pushed crude oil prices down in recent weeks. The decline was seen in gas prices, too. As of Dec. 6, national prices averaged $3.38 per gallon, down from $3.46 per gallon a month before. Some states have kept their prices significantly below the average nationwide price. Based on data from The American Automobile Association, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the states with the lowest gas prices.
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StArrow68
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 9:44:29 AM

Down again in Nor Calif, only $.20 higher than the national avg. Gotta love those that talk about state lines, not likely when it is hundreds of miles away from most in CA. GB does a great job of making us aware of price shifts in the areas we drive, thanks to all the posters.
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eschroth442
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 9:15:57 AM

must be set on state average.
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gs7101
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2012 6:46:16 AM

I've seen gas prices as low as $2.97 in my local area.
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DanMtz
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 6:27:40 PM

Maybe someday we'll be in the bottom 40.
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Skunk63
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 10:15:53 AM

Read this last week.
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werich44
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 9:42:22 AM

I can't believe that California is not on the list!
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blupupher
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 9:42:03 AM

I have filled up for under $3 a few times now (using Wal Marts $0.10 off/gallon), although I have seen a few that are < $3 normal price the past few days.
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fora_7
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 9:13:44 AM

unless taxes, they should all be that cheap
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EvergreenON
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:47:04 AM

The other states resident get stolen....
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zwsn01
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:14:53 AM

One of the few reasons to live in AL
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unipanini
All-Star Author New York

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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 8:01:39 AM

Nowhere near that up here.
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LilRedWagonIN
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 7:39:53 AM

When the national news media covers gasoline prices like this, it should put pressure on high priced gasoline states to lower their prices. Hard to justify forcing customers to pay twenty cents more a gallon than at those stations across the state line.
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gs7101
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 7:04:18 AM

Cheapest gas price (this morning) in my local zip code is $2.97. :-)
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MImusicman
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 6:54:21 AM

Not here
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335d1
Champion Author Virginia

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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 6:49:22 AM

Nothing about VA.
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GasPriceHelp4u
Champion Author Dayton

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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 6:25:36 AM

Good for them!!! We need to see that in Great lakes!!!
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Straitliner
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 6:21:21 AM

Illinois will be on the top 5 taxed states.
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leeac
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 5:51:44 AM

There prices are "relatively" low but they are still very high.
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millerin
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 5:40:52 AM

nice
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StArrow68
Champion Author Oakland

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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 4:47:54 AM

Not places I plan to live, so hope the locals can enjoy it. Same as posted a week or so ago.
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MrLefty0706
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 3:33:47 AM

Illinois will never make this list.
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rcornel
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 2:51:32 AM

Ok
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iFueler
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 2:50:06 AM

an interesting list
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Nancy&Len
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 2:30:55 AM

The prices are still way too high.
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auburnpeanut
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 1:01:24 AM

Gas prices are still outrageously high
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cheapchickKY
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 12:55:17 AM

It'll keep bouncing for the holidays...
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jetskijerry
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 12:44:58 AM

VA & SC
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MN1
Champion Author Twin Cities

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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 12:40:47 AM

Still not as low as it should be.
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MidNJ
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 12:34:26 AM

New Jersey has gas down to $2.97.

Prices in the bargain stations are down 20 cents in the last week.
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Yooperheart
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 12:25:19 AM

Gotta love the state in which one resides.
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gcalleja
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2012 12:06:04 AM

Could lower gas taxes be part of the reason those states have lower gas prices? Duh!
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eomc17
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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2012 11:57:47 PM

Our monthly average gas price is still higher than last year, which set an all-time high last year, and we will reach another infamous milestone for 2012, the highest annual average gas price ever, breaking last year's record, despite the fact that our demand for gasoline is at an 11 year low.
This is so outrageous and our liar in chief and our 110 workday per year Congress and Senate refuse to regulate our very greedy speculators

Next year you can all count on new all-time high gas prices, and we can conserve all we want, the gas prices will keep going up, up, and UP.
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Nicoalbum
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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2012 11:54:11 PM

Not in Canada
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humblepie
Champion Author Toledo

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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2012 11:44:10 PM

we are not one of them
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jl1rp
Champion Author New Hampshire

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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2012 11:12:07 PM

Would be nice to have me state on the list.
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fedupMN
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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2012 11:11:56 PM

Still needs to be cheaper
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sailorjupoak
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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2012 10:57:33 PM

Could have added most expensive gas as well.
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Hawg1408
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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2012 10:56:21 PM

We all should be seeing lower gas prices!!
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Wally3023
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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2012 10:50:00 PM

Make the list longer, lets go!
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TravisTuxy
Sophomore Author Louisville

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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2012 10:44:49 PM

Regular unleaded gas has now dropped 10 cents in a month and it's expected to drop another 12-20 cents by Christmas. Some areas could see $3 a gallon gas. NBC’s Tom Costello reports.
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