When inflation has been politicized

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4 min readOct 30, 2022


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Inflation, what inflation? There is no inflation.

In this day and age, it’s not really a surprise that there has been a heated debate over how to increase the price of gasoline. The simple fact is that when combined with increasing fuel economy standards, these costs are becoming prohibitive for many consumers. As a result, gas has become a key part of our everyday lives. Someday soon, though, we’ll all be able to drive hybrid or electric vehicles. And sooner than later, we’ll be able to buy much more expensive gasoline at the pump. This means that politicians will have to take some action in order to prevent higher prices from becoming permanent fixtures of our daily lives. But when inflation started to be politicized, you will have to accept the high inflation but take a bigger hit of your paycheck while the government probably will have no solutions for a very long time.

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