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Quotable Quote: $3 Gas Beginning of the End — Cis

For those who earn less than $35,000 … this ($3 gas prices and higher) is just the beginning of the end and there are a LOT of families out there with $35,000. Or less. With $800 rent and now $200 for gas … where will these people go? How will they manage? How many make just $1000 a month? What about food, utilities, health care, and all the rest … Just in February of this year, we were paying $2.09 for gas. That is a $1 a gallon raise in 3 months. Between the rising gas and housing, this is insane — Cis/From A Simple Mind.

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D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.

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