While fuel prices are slipping down, $3.60 a gallon for gasoline is still a stiff burden. And it will only go back up.
Also, if there is a cold winter – and it looks like there will be – heating one’s home will not be cheap this year as natural gas prices are sure to rise.
And it will get only tougher as the county approved increases in electric and water rates.
We have to understand that government is like any business, it too has costs and expenses that it has to meet. And it can only lose money for so long before something gives.