Gas Prices Are Hurting Mississippians, but Climate Change Is Killing Us.

Steven Palazzo sits at a committee hearing

Hattiesburg, Miss., public activist Michael Foley writes that the inflated price of gas cost Mississippians more than $5 per gallon. Every time politicians, like U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo, attempt to “capitalize on the economic pain we’re feeling now is a betrayal of our self interests,” he posits.