With almost 40 million Americans hitting the road for the Independence Day holiday, AAA is warning they will find gas prices more than 50 cents higher than last year.
Rooney brought out the “Travel Agent Retail Fairness Act" which rolls back regulations that have been in place since the Nixon administration.
Noting that oil prices have reached the highest point in more than three years including crude oil rising $7 a barrel in the past week, AAA warned that gas prices will rise in the short run.
18 new Customs and Border Protection Officers are going to be stationed at OIA over the next six months.
On Monday, Visit Florida kicked off its "Keys to Summer" which will include marketing efforts across the country through a host of channels including ads, social media, billboards and other platforms.
Despite lower prices at the pump, AAA warned that drivers could be looking at prices fluctuating in the days to come.
The number of expected travelers is the highest that AAA has found in its almost two decades of conducting this survey.