AAA says gas prices will continue to rise
According to AAA, 43 states and Washington, DC, have seen prices at the pump increase over the past week. The national average is $2.42 a gallon, which reflects an increase of 13 cents in the last month, and 30 cents (or around 14%) compared to last year.
Indiana and Texas have seen the biggest jump in prices, with gas rising 18 cents a gallon in just one month. Gas rose by 17 cents in Michigan and Kentucky.
Johnson says that a handful of states will even see gas prices over $3 a gallon this summer, especially on the West Coast. In fact, two states already hit that benchmark this week: Hawaii ($3.06) and California ($3.01)I'm sure Rex Tillerson is smiling...