Schumer Calls On Feds To Prevent Gas Price Gouging After HurricanesU.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York) called on the federal government to institute a gouge watch Sunday, as gas prices remain high after Hurricanes Irma and Harvey.
Gas Tax Holiday Proposed For New York; Cuomo Launches Assault On GougingWith gas prices reaching the stratosphere, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is mounting an aggressive campaign against price gouging. But some lawmakers say there may be a way to give drivers a cash break at the pump.
City Councilman: Gas Price Gouging Found On Hutch ParkwayAAA said the average cost of a gallon of gas jumped about 15 cents last week. Drivers are on the lookout for price gouging, but one local official said the city is allowing it to happen right under its nose.