March 9, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, former Louisiana governor Buddy Roemer joins the Political Junkie, and unrest in the Ivory Coast. In the second hour, rising gas prices, and fallout from the NPR "gotcha" video.
March 3, 2011 Weekly jobless benefit claims fell to their lowest point in nearly three years, and retailers report a strong February. But gas prices are now at a national average of $3.40.
December 28, 2010 Stronger economic growth, rising demand and limits on oil exploration will combine to push the price up from about $3 a gallon today, he predicts.