Democrats are mulling making gas companies their bogeyman for the November midterm election as gas prices hit an average of $5 a gallon and President Joe Biden is struggling to combat inflation.
Biden previewed the possible line of attack when he slammed Exxon for making ‘more money than God last year’ in a speech in Los Angeles last week where he blamed oil companies for not ‘drilling’ or paying taxes.
The encouragement against Big Oil is coming from Democrats both inside and outside the White House. They want to push the ‘greed’ of oil and gas companies as a centerpiece of their election message, the Washington Post reported.
White House Chief of Staff Ron Klain and other top officials have directed agency heads to find ways to lower prices for Americans. And Biden is increasingly…
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