Big Oil meeting with US govt cordial but no miracle gas price fix

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Washington (AFP) – Biden administration officials and oil industry executives huddled in Washington on Thursday to discuss potential steps to address runaway gasoline prices, and while both sides called the talks constructive, no concrete plans for relief emerged. High prices at the pump are weighing on American consumers — and damaging President Joe Biden’s approval rating. Heading into the gathering, Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm said she hoped the meeting would result in refiners boosting gasoline supplies to lower prices for the summer vacation driving season. Afterwards, the Energy …

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