Suspected Price Gouging by Oil Companies has California Attorney General’s Attention

Santa Monica, CA —Do you still flinch when you’re filling up? Last year, California drivers were gouged to the tune of $10 billion at the pump last year, according to the Santa Monica consumer advocacy group Consumer Watchdog .

They reacted on June 30 to a Wall Street Journal report on California Attorney General Kamala Harris’ probe into the high prices Californians paid for gasoline last summer.