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Sunday, January 11, 2009

Feds to Freeze Gasoline Prices

Local gas station owners fear that if the Federal government freezes gas prices nationally, it could have a devastating effect on local border stations. They contend that when gas prices again rise on the other side of the border, people will come across the border to hoard gas

and create a shortage for local residents.

Cetys Law School professor, Alfredo Estrada Caravates, urges the government to reconsider proposals to freeze prices and make special concessions for border states, it was Reported in El Mexicano newspaper.