With a new energy policy the last three years that promotes domestic production, even full out military action by Iran against US bases in Iraq had no impact. And the prices we’re being charged continue to fall.
Gas prices have pretty abruptly stopped going up and and are slowly drifting down. That trip to the cottage up North or to the beach at South Haven is a little more affordable than it has been for a long time. Now there's three days for "them" to jack it up, but maybe not this year.
The oil companies, refiners and oil producing countries have been ripping us off for years. Yes, I know oil is down for now, but get real. And guess who's taken a page from their playbook? The companies that making shaving razors.