Julia Seymour is the Media Research Center's Assistant Editor, Business & Media Institute.

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November 1, 2014, 10:28 AM EDT
Breaking a record-long streak of 1,410 days above it, the national average for regular unleaded gasoline fell to less than $3-a-gallon on Nov. 1, according to AAA.
August 28, 2014, 2:21 PM EDT
Gas prices are now $3.43-a-gallon on average, but even with the decline in prices in recent weeks, the record number of days of gas above $3-a-gallon continues.
July 2, 2014, 11:46 AM EDT
This Independence Day weekend, drivers won't see any relief from high gas prices. Although prices retreated by a fraction of a cent at the beginning of the week, AAA predicts holiday travelers will pay the most at the pump since 2008.
May 20, 2014, 4:36 PM EDT
Memorial Day weekend drivers will continue to take a hit as gasoline prices remain high
March 17, 2014, 11:56 AM EDT
Science blogger and biological anthropologist Greg Laden once said that taking away the future from generations by promoting climate denial was a "criminal act." He doubled down on that March 16, saying that was only "wishful thinking" at the moment and defending a professor who said denialists ought to be charged with "criminal negligence."
July 26, 2013, 4:52 PM EDT
If monthly job gains going back to 1946 are ranked in order of best to worst, the difference between job growth during the first four years of economic recovery under President Reagan and Obama is astounding.
February 18, 2013, 8:58 AM EST
Consumers are taking another huge hit in 2013 as the per-gallon cost of gas has risen every business day for a month.
January 30, 2013, 12:53 PM EST
Death has nothing on taxes. Federal income tax receipts have grown by a shocking 267,869 percent in the 100 years of the tax.
October 5, 2012, 10:14 AM EDT
Just 20 minutes before the BLS reported the biggest jump in jobs in 29 years, Maryland Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley declared that the “Republican Tea Party Congress” was intentionally slowing job growth.
August 29, 2012, 10:35 AM EDT
Liberals claim to support transparency in government - until conservatives start finding shady things through Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.
March 30, 2012, 5:53 PM EDT
The Food and Drug Administration's decision to reject the Natural Resources Defense Council's (NRDC) call for the agency to ban BPA in food packaging is a huge win for businesses, and more importantly, for consumers.
December 9, 2011, 12:50 PM EST
New York University will offer a class next semester on Occupy Wall Street. Ironically, you'd need to be in OWS’s hated “1 percent” to pay the tuition bill at NYU.
November 22, 2011, 10:23 AM EST
Apparently, "Occupy" protesters think it's not good enough to give $1.4 billion for a good cause - it also has to be the "right" cause.