18.05.01 Quote Stack

May 1, 2018
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‘This will be the most expensive driving season since 2014.”

Tom Kloza, Global Head of Energy Analysis at Oil Price Information Service (OPIS), to the Associated Press on April 30th. Climbing crude oil prices have pushed the U.S. daily national average for regular gasoline to $2.81 per gallon – up from $2.38 per gallon last year.
“Only in Texas will you get a Gator and Whataburger in the same picture.”

Chance Ward, "Alligator Wrangler" who worked with local law enforcement to get an alligator blocking traffic off US-59. Mr. Ward named the alligator "George" and released him 20 mi from a major highway.

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“Before I leave I’d like to see our politics begin to return to the purposes and practices that distinguish our history from the history of other nations. I would like to see us recover our sense that we are more alike than different.’

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) on his goals for his last term in office in an excerpt from his forthcoming book, ‘The Restless Wave: Good Times, Just Causes, Great Fights, and Other Appreciations.’ McCain, 81, is battling brain cancer.

“It’s not about our salaries. Most teachers I know, they try to get by, they live paycheck to paycheck. … we work ourselves to the bone trying to do it because it matters.”

Stacy Masciangelo, an AZ high school teacher, to ABC News on Sunday about why she is striking alongside thousands of other educators in Arizona & Colorado. Like their counterparts in Oklahoma, West Virginia, & Kentucky, the AZ & CO educators want improved facilities, more funding & higher wages.

by Jenna Lee,

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