Americans are mad about inflation. They’re especially outraged that gasoline averages $5 per gallon nationwide. And history suggests they may act on that furor by voting the bums out.

But voters should think carefully about what they’ll get if they cast their ballot based on gas prices.

Catherine Rampell is an opinion columnist at The Washington Post.

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George Letkiewicz

The president can allow us to drill for our own oil on lands that he controls. Under Trump's policies gas prices and inflation were low.

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