YES: GAS PRICE HIKE – The gift that keeps on giving by rachels
July 23, 2008, 9:23 am
Filed under: Media

Not only have recent upsurges in gas prices directed conversations from the water cooler to the White House to rethinking current energy policies, gas price increases are also saving lives!

According to the National Safety Council, the U.S. experienced an overall 9% decrease in motor vehicle deaths in May.

This isn’t the first time. The Arab oil embargo in 1973 dropped traffic-related deaths down by a whopping 17%. Walking may take longer, but it is nowhere near as deadly.



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