CNN: AAA reports that gas prices are up more than 17% since the beginning of 2012. 7 states have an average gas price of $4 or more. Those states are Alaska, California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, New York and Washington.
So, what state has the highest gas prices right now? Hawaii with an average of $4.46 per gallon. Wyoming has the lowest average gas prices in the country with $3.40 a gallon.
The following videos have Obama campaigning for higher fuel prices and a pie-in-the-sky energy policy –