Originally Posted by F and E Damp
It certainly isn't in Anacortes. I gassed up the car at Safeway today and with the 3 cents member discount it was $3.72.
There are two refineries within the city limits. Sure, Washington has a high gasoline tax, but it isn't 60 cents.
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ur right, gasoline tax combined (st and fed) 0.559/gal;
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got to pay for the roads.
some areas also require a cleaner burning gasoline. at one time, California, Colorado.
Washington may be one as well. i don't recall the others. that blend also drives the cost.
Chicago also had stricter requirements.
Diesel made a big jump when ultra low sulfur standards went into effect.
Seems like i saw $3.19/gal at Sams in Monroe, La. we've had a couple drops in the last week.