Outraged by High Gas Prices, Senators Revive Efforts to Sue OPEC


A recent Sen­ate hear­ing focused on high gas prices with lots of fin­ger point­ing, but OPEC in par­tic­u­lar stood out. The car­tel recent­ly cut pro­duc­tion send­ing the price of crude to $38 a bar­rel. Some leg­is­la­tors want to amend the Sher­man Act to make oil-pro­duc­ing and export­ing car­tels ille­gal.