By FOX Business
If you’re hitting the road this holiday weekend, President Trump claims you have him to thank for lower prices at the pump.
In a tweet Saturday afternoon, Trump said everyone would “enjoy the low gas prices!”
Enjoy the low gas prices over the Labor Day weekend! My energy policies have made America energy independent while keeping prices low, just like a Tax Cut. The Democrats “green” policies will raise your price of gas! https://www.cnbc.com/2019/08/28/gas-prices-are-down-and-more-drivers-will-hit-the-road-this-labor-day.html …Gas prices are down and more drivers will hit the road this Labor Day weekend, AAA says. With gas prices at a 3-year low for the Labor Day weekend, more Americans will head out on road trips for the holiday. Depending on where they live, they might have more money to spend.cnbc.com60.3K3:08 PM – Aug 31, 2019.
“My energy policies have made America energy dependent while keeping prices low, just like a Tax Cut.”
“Democrats ‘green’ policies will raise your price of gas!” he added.
Earlier in the week, AAA reported. the national gas price average for Labor Day was on track to be the cheapest since Trump took office, coming in at $2.59.
“At the start of the week, two-thirds of all states have gas price averages that are nearly a quarter cheaper than last year,” AAA spokesperson Jeanette Casselano said in a news release.
Any jumps, according to the release, should be short-term.