Barbara Boxer: going the extra eighth of a mile
Gas prices have gone above $3 a gallon again, and that means it's time for another round of congressional finger-pointing.Thanks to OpinionJournal's Best of the Web.
"Since George Bush and Dick Cheney took over as president and vice president, gas prices have doubled!" charged Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.), standing at an Exxon station on Capitol Hill where regular unleaded hit $3.10. "They are too cozy with the oil industry."
She then hopped in a waiting Chrysler LHS (18 mpg) -- even though her Senate office was only a block away.