Effects in Washington, D.C., area of 1979 gasoline shortage supplies less than national average : price increases comparable : report to Senator John W. Warner by United States. General Accounting Office

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Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States.
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Paginationviii, 47 p. ;
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Warner. [United States. General Accounting Office.]. During the gasoline shortage, Washington, D.C., metropolitan area motorists had to sit in lines at service stations and were forced to change their driving habits.

Other locations across the Nation, however, had less severe gasoline supply problems. Consequently, a review was requested to determine the causes of the gasoline shortage in Washington, D.C., the levels in the marketing. D.C. of gasoline shortage in Washington, D.C. 1 negative: nitrate ; 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches or smaller.

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