View Full Version : Senate Dems: GOP Cuts Would Cause Surge In Gas Prices

03-22-2011, 03:35 PM
"The CFTC serves as an important 'cop on the beat,' working to protect American consumers by cracking down on manipulation and other market abuses that can drive up oil prices," the letter reads. "At a time where gas prices are rising and squeezing American families, we have a responsibility to provide our watchdogs the resources they need to fulfill their important oversight and regulatory responsibilities."