The national average price of gas for Thanksgiving 2021 is at least $1.20 more than last year’s Thanksgiving.
According to AAA, National Thursday Rate It is $3,397. Last year on Thanksgiving, the price was $2,116.
Since October, the average national gas price has risen by about a cent. The price was $3,387 in October, below the November average.
The November price hike is part of a trend that has increased since President Joe Biden’s presidency.
The price of gas rose mainly because of Biden’s war on American energy. In January 2021, Biden canceled the Keystone XL pipeline.
In this November 3, 2015 photo, the Keystone Steele City pumping station, which will connect the planned Keystone XL pipeline, is seen in Steele City, Neb. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik).
“The Keystone XL pipeline was expected to transport 830,000 barrels per day of Alberta crude oil sands oil to Nebraska, but the project has been delayed over the past 12 years due to opposition from American landowners, Native American tribes and environmentalists,” Reuters mentioned.
Biden is too Weight If he had to scrap Michigan’s 78-year-old Line 5 pipeline. The pipeline may be canceled What the Indian tribes described as an “existential threat”. [their] The rights and resources protected by the treaty and the basic way of life.”
It was already Governor Gretchen Whitmer (Demichiani)”Revoked and terminatedThe easement for the pipeline demanded that the line be closed by spring.
Meanwhile, Biden allowed Russia to expand its oil exports to Europe by building a pipeline from Russia to Germany. The project is devastating to American producers who sell the commodity to Europe.
US President Joe Biden (left) meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin (right) at ‘Villa Lagrange’ in Geneva on June 16, 2021 (MIKHAIL METZEL / SPUTNIK / AFP via Getty Images).
Biden blamed high gas prices not on his policies, but on his Price manipulation oil companies. Last week, Biden called on the Federal Trade Commission to investigate oil companies over “anti-competitive behaviour.”
“The Federal Trade Commission has the authority to consider whether illegal behavior is costing families at the pump,” Biden wrote. “I think you should do it immediately.”
To artificially lower prices for American workers and families, Biden released oil from US oil reserves.
Oil reserves were replenished in 2020 by President Trump, who was criticized by then-candidate Kamala Harris for bailing out oil companies over supplies.
The oversupply of oil was hurting American producers and American energy independence.