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Did Republicans really blame Biden for high gas prices?
However, the Times declared Republicans wrongly blame Biden for the soaring gas prices. As gas prices hit a high this week, top Republican lawmakers took to the airwaves and the floors of Congress with misleading claims that pinned the blame on President Biden and his energy policies, Times fact-check reporter Linda Qiu wrote Wednesday.
What does Biden鈥檚 oil halt mean for gas prices?
On Tuesday, the day the average gas price in the U.S. beat a record set in 2008, President Joe Biden announced that the United States will halt imports of Russian oil in response to Moscow鈥檚 invasion of Ukraine.
Who is to blame for the spike in gas prices?
President Joe Biden recently cast blame for a spike in gas prices on Russian President Vladimir Putin. 鈥淲e鈥檝e seen the price of gas go up over $1 just since he put his troops on the border of Ukraine,鈥?Biden said in an address to the National League of Cities on March 14. 鈥淚t went up $1.05.
Did Biden accuse oil companies of exploiting American consumers?
GAS PRICES: BIDEN RELIES ON NYT FACT CHECK, WAPO OP-ED TO DEFLECT GOP CRITICISM OF ENERGY POLICY He accused oil companies of exercising excessive price increases or padding profits and exploiting American consumers.