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Gas Prices Creep Higher

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Gas Prices Creep Higher

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Gas Prices Creep Higher

Gas Prices Creep Higher

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Higher gas prices are greeting Labor Day travelers on U.S. highways. The recent spike has been caused by several factors, including reduced production by Saudi Arabia. The price rise could continue. Hear NPR's Jacki Lyden and energy economist Phil Verleger.