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In yet another twist, this summer could see a shortage of gasoline because there aren't enough delivery drivers.
between 40,000 and 60,000 truck drivers are no longer able to drive because of a new federal program that identified their history of prior drug or alcohol violations, which went online in January 2020.
originally posted by: chiefsmom
Oh, it won't be due to lack of drivers.
It will be due to China in the Middle East, and our lovely president.
And with the cost of everything else going up?
Thank you Biden.
For decades, American presidents and American consumers have complained when oil prices rose and rejoiced when oil prices fell. But this week, President Donald Trump helped forge an agreement with Russia, Saudi Arabia and other oil-producing nations to raise prices by slashing production. Then he bragged about it.
“The big Oil Deal with OPEC Plus is done,” he tweeted. “This will save hundreds of thousands of energy jobs in the United States. I would like to thank and congratulate President Putin of Russia and King Salman of Saudi Arabia … Great deal for all!”