U.S. mulling pausing federal gas tax as option to cut prices, energy secretary says

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Gasoline prices are displayed at gas stations in Jersey City, New Jersey

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm said on Sunday that the administration of U.S. President Joe Biden was evaluating a pause on federal gas tax as one of the options to bring down prices.

(Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Washington’ Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)